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The Significance of the Ordinary

The Significance of the Ordinary

An ordinary life surrounded and available to God has extraordinary possibilities. Reflect on how Jesus is present in the ordinary things of this world.

TRUE LOVE

TRUE LOVE

What is genuine love? We often confuse it with feelings or acceptance. Jesus chose love by committing to what dictates love. Find out what defines love here!

The Prince of Peace

The Prince of Peace

Nothing we know of about Jesus life is peaceful. And yet, He is called the Prince of Peace. Jesus is the source of peace

The Gift of Joy

The Gift of Joy

Do not confuse joy with feelings of happiness only when life is good. Remember this Christmas season that Jesus’ birth and life are centered on JOY!

OBEDIENCE THAT CHANGED THE WORLD

OBEDIENCE THAT CHANGED THE WORLD

Mary and Joseph’s obedience changed the world! Will you be obedient to what God has called you to?

Take Heart! Jesus Has Overcome The World.

Take Heart! Jesus Has Overcome The World.

Are you facing difficult obstacles in life? Remember John 16:33 Jesus tells us to take heart for He has already overcome the world!

BETRAYAL

BETRAYAL

What's the most difficult sin for you to forgive? Jesus says in Matthew 6:15 if we refuse to forgive we will rob ourselves from God's forgiveness.

WHAT'S IN A NAME?

WHAT'S IN A NAME?

When people hear your NAME what comes to their mind? Does it remind them of a positive or negative impact you had on them?

CHRIST DID THIS FOR YOU

CHRIST DID THIS FOR YOU

When was the last time you reflected on Christ’s sacrifice? Take time this week to ask God to remind you of His GREAT love.

STUCK?

STUCK?

Do you feel STUCK in the pain of your past? Do you find yourself focused on regrets? Take a look at how Paul and Peter redirect their focus towards Christ and away from their past…

INDIGENOUS EVANGELISM

INDIGENOUS EVANGELISM

In every age and every place, the best person to communicate the Gospel is someone who knows the language, culture, and context of that place. We need to make sure we are doing our part to reach those around us. 

A GOOD WAIT

A GOOD WAIT

As we begin the Christmas season, we are reminded of how Christmas is a yearly expression of the ultimate experience of waiting. As kids, we were waiting the entire month for Christmas morning but think back to the excitement of waiting waiting on the Savior!!

ADVENT: WHAT IS IT ALL ABOUT?

ADVENT: WHAT IS IT ALL ABOUT?

It’s Advent. The hustle and bustle of the Christmas season has begun, but let's take a moment to slow down, pray, and prepare for the coming of Christ. Check out our guest post by Joshua Toepper reflecting on the meaning of the Advent season, which starts this Sunday.

TIME MACHINE

TIME MACHINE

Time is priceless. It can not be saved, bought, borrowed, or sold. What are you doing to make the most of the time you have been given?

LOST IN TRANSLATION

LOST IN TRANSLATION

The Gospel of Jesus Christ is the most powerful message ever delivered. Yet, the essence of the Gospel can get lost in translation if the messenger wraps it in the wrong language. Is your message getting lost in translation?

THE WORST AND BEST OF TIMES

THE WORST AND BEST OF TIMES

Maybe even the worst of times aren't far from the best of times when we trust our unfailing God all of the time. Do you believe God is working all things together for your good?

ONE THING WE CAN DO TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE

ONE THING WE CAN DO TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE

Making a difference for God isn't always easy, but it is simple, and it begins on your knees...

THE PRESENT TENSE GOD

THE PRESENT TENSE GOD

The God whose name is present tense, “I AM," calls us to a present tense obedience. It's never too late to begin obeying.

MEET SAMSON

MEET SAMSON

Sitting in a prison cell, Samson finally felt God's conviction. But when he didn't find himself worthy to pray, God's favor met him on his knees.

SPRING CLEANING

SPRING CLEANING

Closets seem like such an insignificant part of your home, that is until you consider everything they hold. Could it be time to allow God into your personal closet for some deep cleaning?