Blog: What does it mean to be a Christian?

Sharpen Your Ax

Sharpen Your Ax

Do yourself a favor and learn all you can;
Then remember (and practice) what you learn and you will prosper
Proverbs 19:8 TEV

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Am I gifted for this?

Am I gifted for this?

God doesn't recruit you without a calling. God calls everybody to use the gifts and the passion that they have, but not everyone picks up the phone. The only way you're going to hear is if you listen. You've got be quiet, you've got to get alone and spend time with...

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Small group discussion: ground rules

Small group discussion: ground rules

Does your small group have ground rules? All relationships have ground rules. Small groups are no exception. Even if you have not formally established the ground rules for your group, members likely perceive a set of guidelines. Unfortunately, conflict can result when...

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Community Micro-Influencers = Social Asset

Community Micro-Influencers = Social Asset

Love your neighbor? Want to practice love and support your community?  Join us our community micro influencer movement. A Community Micro Influencer (CMI) is a social asset who can influence the community by creating social value for the community, and in this...

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10 Things Every Christian Should Know

10 Things Every Christian Should Know

EVERY CHRISTIAN SHOULD KNOW One of them, a lawyer, asked Him a question, testing  Him. Teacher, which is the great commandment in the Law? You shall Love the Lord your God, with All Your Hearts,and with All Your Soul, and with All Your Minds.This is the great and...

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Show it by your good life

Show it by your good life

“Who is wise and understanding among you? Let them show it by their good life, by deeds done in the humility that comes from wisdom” (James 3:13 NIV). Have you noticed how common sense isn’t so common? A lot of smart people are not too wise. They may be educated, but...

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Like Father, Like Son.

Like Father, Like Son.

Taking on God's Character People often use the phrase "like father, like son" to refer to family resemblance. When people see my likeness in my kids, it pleases me. God wants his children to bear his image and likeness, too. The Bible says, "You were created to be...

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