Apr 13, 2014

Why Holy Week Matters: Meeting Jesus at the Table

What does Holy Week have to do with our wired lives? Where can our 24/7 lives intersect with the slow, significant events of Christ’s journey to the cross? First in a three-part series connecting our everyday lives with scenes from Holy Week: at the table, in the garden, and at...Read more +
Apr 13, 2014

Remember This Easter: Your Life’s Work Is Not Futile

by Max Lucado
The church of Jesus Christ began with a group of frightened men in a second-floor room in Jerusalem. Though trained and taught, they didn’t know what to say. Though they’d marched with him for three years, they now sat . . . afraid. They were timid soldiers, reluctant warriors, speechless...Read more +
Apr 13, 2014

Why Holy Week Matters: Taking up Your Cross

by Keri Wyatt Kent
At the cross, Jesus generously gave his life for us. And yet, we can easily take that gift for granted and respond with indifference or entitlement. Third in a three-part series connecting everyday life with scenes from Holy Week: at the table, in the garden, and at the cross. Not...Read more +
Apr 13, 2014

Why Holy Week Matters: Letting Go in the Garden

by Keri Wyatt Kent
Chances are, you won’t have to search long to find something that overwhelms you this week, something that causes anxiety. And Jesus understands what it means to worry. Second in a three-part series connecting everyday life with scenes from Holy Week: at the table, in the garden, and at the...Read more +
Apr 11, 2014

"As Christians, Does it Matter Where We Live?" - Andy Crouch

"As Christians, Does it Matter Where We Live?" - Andy Crouch
God's plans work, not only on the grand, sweeping scale of stars and galaxies, but also on the small, quirky scale of atoms and particles, and—perhaps the strangest of all—on the messy particularities of our human lives.Read more +
Apr 9, 2014

Grandmother

Grandmother
A disabled father, a hardworking mother, and a small mercantile store—with one forgotten bible left by the previous owners. It doesn't sound like a lot to work with, until you add faith into the equation.Read more +
Apr 4, 2014

Why Holy Week Matters in Our Daily Work

Table of Contents Meeting Jesus at the Table Letting Go in the Garden Taking up Your Cross Meeting Jesus at the Table What does Holy Week have to do with our wired lives? Where can our 24/7 lives intersect with the slow, significant events of Christ’s journey to the cross?...Read more +
Mar 29, 2014

Beyond March Madness: The Goodness of Our Physical Lives

I remember talking with a retired pastor about how he was spending his days. He was enjoying a continued ministry life in various volunteer capacities. He was also enjoying playing a lot of golf. I asked him, “What are you looking forward to when you pass on from this life?”...Read more +

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