May no gift be too small to give, nor too simple to receive, which is wrapped in thoughtfulness, and tied in love.
Traditionally, we have never received an offering on our midweek service… basically, I felt once per week was plenty, and God always provided for us financially in abundance. For some time, I had been trying to think of a way to bring a stronger focus on missions in our church, and one evening a new… Continue reading Cultivating a Missions Focus
Matthew 6:1-4 1.Giving a.Time b.Treasures c.Talents Matthew 6:5-15 2.Prayer a.Prayer is a private thing. (5-6) b.Pray specifically (7-8) c.Patterned prayer (9-13) d.Forgiveness is essential to answered prayer (14-15) Matthew 6:16-24 3.Fasting a.Fasting is a private matter (16-18) b.Remember where your treasure is (19-21) c.Fasting is for refocusing and purging (22-24) Matthew 6:25-34 4.Trust a.Worry Won’t… Continue reading Five Basics of Christian Living