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Month: June 2016

Kelcy Steele ~ Let Us Pray

June 29, 2016

We as a faith community must focus on how we can work to love our neighbors well, both in this and in our daily home, work, and play. This is an unspeakable tragedy and we should take extended time to mourn, to pray for the families of those murdered and injured, and to consider the depth of evil in the hearts of men that this senseless act represents.

Snapshot: What It’s Like to Worship in Nigeria

What would worship look like if it was more about giving than getting? Less about “being fed,” and more about offering praise?

It might look like worship in Nigeria and other places in Africa, where praises are not the only thing lifted through dance and song, but tithes and offerings as well, as dancing and singing Christ followers come forward to place their gifts in a basket.

David Drury ~ Lost Faith and Piles of Laundry

June 27, 2016

I don’t know if it’s the good, the bad, or the ugly that has robbed you of your faith, but I’m here to tell you that you can get it back.

Meet Us: Illinois, Jamaica, Texas, Tennessee

We look forward to meeting you as we intersect with events across the U.S. and outside of it!

Omar Rikabi ~ Interview: My Muslim Problem

June 25, 2016

In the light of this interview, what is the witness of your local church?

Carolyn Moore ~ Just How Angry Are You?

June 23, 2016

To that, Jesus would say, “It doesn’t matter. The ground of our forgiveness is not our circumstances. The ground of our grace is not emotion.”

Andy Stoddard ~ Your Behavior Matters

June 22, 2016

When that phrase is uttered, something else can be implied. “Only God can judge me” can quickly morph into, “you don’t matter.” Your opinions, your thoughts, your feelings – they don’t matter. And that simply isn’t what we are taught in Scripture.

Snapshot: Witness in Kenyan Methodism

The Methodist Wesleyan family is alive and well in East Africa! God is calling young women and men to minister through word, deed and sign – evangelists, church planters, teachers, pastors, doctors, lawyers, government officials – all Holy Spirit-inspired and ready to go where God leads them.

Lay People with A Vision

June 20, 2016

How many lay people do you know who exhibit vision for the inbreaking Kingdom of God?

Elizabeth Glass Turner ~ Camp Meetings and Revivals in 21st Century North American Methodism

Physically setting apart time in a dedicated space grabs your whole body’s attention: it breaks up your habits, your routine. You physically go somewhere specifically for the purpose of attending to your soul.