2022 Spring Ministry Update

2022 Spring Ministry Update

 We can’t settle for “low-energy” Christianity anymore. It’s time to pick up the pace and charge forward in faith. To win the 21st century, and to complete the Great Commission, we need a fresh surge of energy in the Christian movement, starting with you, putting your...
Thinking Big, Praying Bigger

Thinking Big, Praying Bigger

written by Mark Hurlbut Jesus is looking for faith (Luke 8:22ff; Mark 8:22; Matthew 8:10). The kind of faith that will believe big things and even pray big, holy, audacious prayers. What in the world is a big, holy, audacious prayer? Hang on, I’ll explain. But first,...
Trees

Trees

He is like a tree planted by streams of water that yields its fruit in its season, and its leaf does not wither. In all that he does, he prospers (Psalm 1:3 ESV). Being steadfast has nothing to do with self-sufficiency. In fact, steadfastness is only truly visible...
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Our Outlandish Calling

Imagine being in the circle of disciples the day Jesus spoke these words: In my Father’s house are many rooms. If it were not so, would I have told you that I go to prepare a place for you? And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and will take you...
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What Are Your Plans?

What are your plans today? It’s a simple and direct question, generally asked by someone who is either affected by your plans or who wants to be involved in them. But what if God were the One asking? Wouldn’t the best response be something along the lines of, “You...
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He’s Been Everywhere

David asked the rhetorical question, “Where shall I flee from your presence?” (Psalm 139:7). The answer, of course, was nowhere. There was not a corner of the universe or even a hidden nook in the place of the dead (Sheol) where God was not present. And that truth...