The Apostle Paul wrote to the 1st century Christians,

“First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions and thanksgiving be made for everyone.” — 1 Timothy 2:1

His urging remains …

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

How amazing is it that the Divine speaks to us? The Psalmist put it this way:

“Who is man that you are mindful of us mortals that you care for them.” — …

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prayer is communicating and being connected to the One who loves us with a perfect and complete love. Prayer is what deepens our relationship because as is true in all relationships; communication …

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Why do we pray? What is the purpose of prayer? Really the answer is found as we ask our self what is the purpose of communication. Generally, when we communicate, our goal …

When a great crowd gathered and people from town after town came to him, he said in a parable: ‘A sower went out to sow his seed; and as he sowed, some fell on the path and was trampled on, …

The Church – Putting it all TogetherFor me, the church becomes a big beautiful image when you combine all the concepts I’ve mentioned this week. Becoming family and a fellow citizen of the Kingdom of God – along with the …

The Church – Serve

Now that I, your Lord and Teacher, have washed your feet, you also should wash one another’s feet. I have set you an example that you should do as I have done for you. Very truly …

The Church – Fellowship

“Every day they continued to meet together in the temple courts. They broke bread in their homes and ate together with glad and sincere hearts, praising God and enjoying the favor of all the people. And …

The Church – Discipleship

“Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit.”

— Matthew 28:19

I love that discipleship is a part of …

The Church – Worship

“My goal is that they may be encouraged in heart and united in love, so that they may have the full riches of complete understanding, in order that they may know the mystery of God, namely, …