Because of who he is? Or what he can give you?
Being missional at church almost seems like an oxymoron. How are we “sent out” at church if the church is the one that is to be “sent out”?
As Kathy introduces our new series, she explores what it truly means to lead a "missional life"...
Do you do all the talking when you pray, listing all your cares, concerns and requests, never waiting or expecting to hear his heart about what you have shared with him?
I hate weeds! One of my first jobs as a young teen was to “walk beans.” If you didn’t grow up in the Midwest, you probably have no idea what in the world that means!
I am always amazed that wherever I’m at in the Word is so relevant to where I’m at in my life. The past month or so has brought much testing in my life. ..
When the gospel is shared, we are not guaranteed that the “seed” will take root and grow... The sower’s job is to spread the seed, but the condition of the soil is what determines whether the seed will take root. God’s word is always perfect, but the soil is not always good.
It’s a life changing and powerful thing to read through God’s word, beginning to end. I’ve done it a few times in my life, but this time was different for me...
I’ve been pondering, lately, whether one can place too much emphasis on Bible study. My first thoughts were “no way”! But as I considered this for a while, I realized the answer could be a resounding yes as well...
At a very young age, I had formed in my mind what it looked like to be a “good Christian girl.” I read my bible, dressed modestly, went to church regularly, and knew all the things I was supposed to do. At least I thought I did. ..