Part of being a Christian is being an intentional listener—someone who takes in what other people are saying, and takes time to listen to God, too. It may sound straightforward, but we've learned it's often more difficult than it seems. Here are a few things that have surprised us when it comes to being an attentive listener—as Jesus was!
How has your faith walk been lately? It's okay to say it's been challenging, because it has been for many of us! In today's blog post, we're looking to the Bible to gain clarity and courage on leading a meaningful life in our post-Christian world. Let's get into it!
With the changing of the seasons comes a new opportunity to assess how God is moving in our lives. This spring, we're diving into the idea of spring cleaning, and everything that comes with it—a new start, new possibilities, and making space for something altogether new and unexpected.
Since our entire faith is patterned after Jesus, who Himself was a sacrifice for us, bearing our sins and dying on our behalf, it's only fitting that we should incorporate generosity into our lives, too. Not just once in a while, but we should be conscious to establish a daily rhythm of giving.
Everything we do is rooted in the idea that we're better together. We, as believers, are all part of the collective body of Christ. Today, we're looking at our most inspiring passages of Scripture on loving your neighbor well—as Jesus would.
We've all experienced disappointment on some scale in life. We're looking to Scripture to see how the men and women dealt with this sometimes crippling experience, and ultimately, how God transformed their misgivings into something more beautiful and meaningful than they could have ever imagined.
Valentine's Day is all about chocolates, flowers, lavish date nights, and love notes, but we'd like to slow things down for a moment and allow you and your sweetheart to spend a quiet morning together with God. Here is our sweet Valentine's Day devotional for lovebirds to start the day off slow and in step with the Spirit.
Today, we're speaking directly to you, perfectionists! You work so hard, and the loved ones in your life see your dedication, and so do we. We're taking a moment to lift you up in prayer and provide some helpful Bible verses to meditate on the next time you feel overwhelmed or like you don't measure up.
How do we take things day by day and get through a season of hardship, when we'd really like to hit fast forward? It's no easy feat. Of course, the answer is to be found in Jesus, Himself. Here are five things we've learned from Jesus about being present.