Every now and then, we need a tune up. We need to take our bodies to the doctor for a physical. We need to talk to a friend about our marriage. Our employers have us do year-end evaluations. Our cars need a tune up. And so do our small groups. This six week study will...
Discussion-based lessons have groups talking and changing. We are changed more by what we say than what we hear. "Instead SPEAKING the truth (not just hearing the truth) we will grow." Ephesians 4.15 https://www.youtube.com/embed/lduldVUA8-4
LORD, remind me how brief my time on earth will be. Remind me that my days are numbered—how fleeting my life is. PSALM 39:4 NLT My father passed away in July 2009 of congestive heart failure. I spent his final month with him in a small, hot town in Texas. Although...
So don't be afraid. You are worth much more than many sparrows. – MATTHEW 10:31 NCV The Villagers of Stiltsville Perhaps you don’t know, then, maybe you do, about Stiltsville, the village, (so strange but so true) where people like we, some tiny, some tall, with jobs...
Why are you fearful, O you of little faith? – MATTHEW 8:26 You would have liked my brother. Everyone did. Dee made friends the way bakers make bread: daily, easily, warmly. Handshake—big and eager; laughter—contagious and volcanic. He permitted no stranger to remain...
Our Lord has given us a model prayer. He said, “After this manner therefore pray ye . . .” This is not necessarily a prayer to be repeated by rote. Our Lord warned about vain repetitions in this same passage. Sometimes we’ll be in a public assembly and someone will...