Your home can be a headquarters for local missions. Application Point: Take a tangible step this week to get to know one of your neighbors.
We are to serve Jesus at and through our job. Treat every person at work—whether a coworker or an angry customer—as if Jesus were in them or standing right behind them.
Topics: Discipleship, Faith, Calling Big Idea of the Message: A disciple is called to call others. Application Point: Who or what are you being discipled by?
Today, we add our voices to those shouting Hosanna, "Save us Lord." Yet we still permit shame to haunt our past and our present. Is shame standing watch over any dead things in your life? Fast guarding that tomb. Jesus' empty tomb means that shame has no ground on which to stand for the old has passed away and behold the new has come.
Jesus is enough. His shed blood was sufficient for our salvation. Adding to Him only draws us further away from His all-sufficient work. In honor of Jesus' loss of blood for your soul, and toward sensitizing yourself to ways in which you are adding what is unnecessary to your faith, fast adding anything to life today.
God transforms Christians from death to life through the power of Jesus Christ. We do good works out of enormous gratitude for God’s salvation granted to us through Jesus Christ.
Judas held the moneybag, the power, and an honored position of being counted among the twelve. Yet somehow it was not enough. Today, fast daydreaming of more. Refuse to allow discontentment space in your soul. Instead, thank God for anything in your current reality for which you can be grateful. (also, the purple neon was turned on!)