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Owners, or Stewards?

Excerpted from A Narrative of Some of the Lord’s Dealings with George Müller, Part 3 by George Müller. Edited by me.

“On the first day of every week, each of you is to put something aside and store it up, as he may prosper, so that there will be no collecting when I come.” (1 Corinthians 16:2 ESV) 626 more words

Are short-term missions shortsighted?

“Short-term” mission trips.  It is a relatively new venture that works well for Western churches.  There has been much argument over the past few decades as to the importance or impact of these trips. 867 more words

Love Is A One Way Street

I believe that real Love works kinda like electricity… it flows from the main, through the switch, out to the bulb.

If it flows in the opposite direction… if the main expected to get power back from the bulb… the house would burn down & there would be no more electricity. 45 more words

The Discipline of Giving

The Men’s Discipleship Group at my church went through R. Kent Hughes book, Disciplines of a Godly Man this past year. It was a good study. 115 more words

Christianity

“Let us try to teach generosity and altruism, because we are born selfish.”

Richard Dawkins

Lending A Hand

It’s really easy to become self-absorbed.  Really easy.  We make it easy in this day and age.  There are slogans, videos, and all kinds of tips on how to become better, more successful, more well known etc. 115 more words

Life