As the council considered the massive Persian army nearing their land, they hesitated in fear to face the largest military campaign in the world. The Spartan King, Leonidas, knew that it was necessary to face this army no matter what, because cowardice was not an option. He did face that army with 300 men, and … More Restoring Honor in the Church
Happy Thanksgiving! I love this season so much, and each year, look forward to intentional time to tune our hearts towards gratefulness. I enjoy seeing others counting their blessings, and I’m so encouraged when we all point out the things God has done for us! We truly have so much to be thankful for! We … More We have so much to be thankful for
We are making preparations for Thanksgiving this week, which mostly means thinking about all of the amazing food that we will share with friends. As usual, Christmas is trailing right behind Thanksgiving. In this particular season, some things that come to mind are: lots of amazing food, Christmas music, Christmas trees, crackling fires in … More Thanksgiving Service in Hell
What if what we know to be church is missing the mark? Check out this description of the church in Acts 2:42-47 “They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and to fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer. Everyone was filled with awe at the many wonders and signs performed by the apostles. … More What if church isn’t enough?
Like every week day morning, I eat breakfast and start getting all of my things together as I prepare to head to my language class. I grab my phone while walking out the door and I notice there is a new message. I open it to see that it’s from the owner of my language … More A city of the sent
I was praying this morning, and as I was talking to God he began to reveal some deep things within my heart that I hadn’t really been aware of until I began reading a book where I identified so closely with what the author was saying that it opened wounds I had thought were healed. … More My darling: a love letter from God
Our last post we talked about discipleship. As my eyes and ears have been intentionally looking for opportunities to implement the lifestyle discipleship we talked about, God has been highlighting different people in this city that He has been preparing. One of those people just agreed to meet up weekly with me to begin living … More They broke bread in their homes and ate together with glad and sincere hearts