We are such creatures of habit. We often do things the same way. We get up the same way, we go through the same morning routines, drive the same route, stop at the same coffee shop, park in the same spot, sit in the same chair at meetings. We might even have the same work … More Do One Thing Different Everyday
Maybe you’ve seen the sign. ‘Share the Road’. Think eternal. Share the narrow road that leads to eternal life. Every life counts. Make room for someone to join you. “Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it. But small … More Share the Road
Often with church we think about seating capacity. We build, gather, and grow (mostly internally) retaining our people and then dividing. Not a bad thing… but what if we thought bigger. Not bigger buildings, but bigger impact. Jesus said to them again, “Peace be with you. As the Father has sent me, even so I am sending … More Seating or Sending Capacity?
Grace is shockingly personal. Paraphrasing Henri Nouwen, imagine this…that God rejoices not because the problems of the world have been solved nor because all human pain and suffering have come to an end nor because thousands of people have been converted and are praising him… no, God rejoices because ONE sinner who was lost has … More Grace