"Worldliness is everything in the world around us that makes sin look normal and that makes righteousness look strange." -DAVID WELLS
I'm so glad the shepherd's near Bethlehem didn't have smartphones or Netflix that first Christmas. Can you imagine the scene?
These small dry packets contain the raw materials that come alive and reveal their true taste and color when steeped in a hot cup of water. This is an apt metaphor for spiritual formation.
The average church-goer hears 12 hours of sermons ALL YEAR. Now, who's discipling who?
We're highlighting the 'Wonderful Counselor' attribute of God this week, and acknowledging our need for other wise counselors in our lives. Can't afford a therapist? Don't have time to schedule a session? Then seek wisdom in old letters and books, for instance, the spiritual letters of Fenelon (1651-1715) found online for free here. Who's your favorite … Continue reading Wise Counsel from Old Letters
We are focusing on Christ as Wonderful Counselor this week. God's plan for passing on his wisdom and guidance to others was to give His Spirit of Wisdom and insight to people who in turn share this wisdom with others. Who are the wise guides you turn to daily for insight and truth to live … Continue reading Selfie Spirituality