Discipleship is life on life, Discipleship is a 24 hour a day commitment. The people that you'll walk in The Word with should be able to call whenever they need to and visit whenever they need to. A discipler has to be willing to delve into places in their lives that are not so pleasant! A discipler must also understand that bringing someone along in The Word is not an 8 week program ... you won't disciple any believer in only 8 weeks! In fact - we ought to be modeling the life of Christ in view of people even before they know who He is!! What a change in the world we could make!
We better watch out! God blessed America for many years and we are not even His chosen people! He blessed us because there was a time when we, as a nation prayed for the peace of Jerusalem; there was a time when He could see at least one righteous among us. He blessed us because in spite of our grievous sin, we had a reverence and respect for the things and people of God. But, in the words of my friend Eulalia King, "We have lost our Plum D minds!"
This Advent season I have found my heart particularly desirous of His coming. My heart longs for errant thinking and behavior to be made right; for the bitter/rigid heart to be made light; the heart that is low to be lifted up; and the heart that is haughty to be brought to humility. I long … Continue reading Righteous Longing — He is the only Peace
OK - so the guy is gay - why all this hatoration!! Are you afraid that the gay juice will rub off on you or something. I didn't see all this uproar when Madoff ran off with people's life savings or when our own nation destroyed another nation based on false reports of weapons of … Continue reading OK – so the guy…
How hard it is to stand fast in faith when the circumstances swirling around you press hard to prove to you that there is no hope. It seems that no one understands your plight – and worse that those who understand don’t care enough to bear under the weight with you. Living in this world … Continue reading Faithful to Believe