Offering Prayer Support

DAY TWO – MAR 20 How God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Spirit and power, and how he went around doing good and healing all who were under the power of the devil, because God was with him. Acts 10:38 Jesus didn’t just rent a building and hang out somewhere and say, “If… Continue reading

Understanding the Mission

DAY ONE – MAR 19 I became a servant of this gospel by the gift of God’s grace given me through the working of his power. Ephesians 3:7 Once Paul’s heart was touched by God’s grace, He was eager to tell others what Christ had done. The same is true for us. Once you have… Continue reading

The Call to be Witnesses

The great German writer Dietrich Bonhoeffer once said, “A community of Jesus which seeks to hide itself has ceased to follow Him.” With Good Friday and Easter coming up, take some time to pray about who you can invite to join you at church. Think about someone who needs Jesus or someone who has been… Continue reading

Love Matters Most

DAY SIX – MAR 17 If I could speak all the languages of earth and of angels, but didn’t love others, I would only be a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal. If I had the gift of prophecy, and if I understood all of God’s secret plans and possessed all knowledge, and if I had… Continue reading

Love Serves Generously

DAY FIVE – MAR 16 And now, brothers and sisters (speaking to the Corinthians) we want you to know about the grace that God has given the Macedonian churches. In the midst, of a very severe trial, their overflowing joy and their extreme poverty welled up in rich generosity. For I testify that they gave as… Continue reading

Love Serves in Weakness

DAY FOUR – MAR 15 “Praise be to God the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves have received from God. For just as the… Continue reading

Love Serves Practically

DAY THREE – MAR 14 Dear friends, do you think you’ll get anywhere in this if you learn all the right words but never do anything? Does merely talking about faith indicate that a person really has it? For instance, you come upon an old friend dressed in rags and half-starved and say, “Good morning,… Continue reading

Love Serves in the Mess

DAY TWO – MAR 13 Jesus called in a loud voice, “Lazarus, come out!” The dead man came out, his hands and feet wrapped with strips of linen, and a cloth around his face. Jesus said to them, “Take off the grave clothes and let him go.” John 11:43-44 Many of us have heard this… Continue reading

Love Serves Through Our Ordinary

DAY ONE – MAR 12 So here’s what I want you to do, God helping you: Take your everyday, ordinary life—your sleeping, eating, going-to-work, and walking-around life—and place it before God as an offering. We are like the various parts of a human body. Each part gets its meaning from the body as a whole,… Continue reading

Loving Each Other clip{position:relative;width:100%;height:0;padding-top:56.25%;}>iframe{position:absolute;top:0;left:0;width:100%;height:100%;} Application Questions: 1. Why do you think that the words "one another" are used so many times in the Bible? 2. What does true love mean to you? 3. What is the most meaningful aspect of God's love for you? 4. How can this community life group that we are a part of, begin... Continue reading