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Prayers for the day

For Joy:

God our heavenly Father,
when the thought of you
wakes in our hearts,
let its awakening
not be like a startled bird
that flies about in fear. 59 more words



We have shared a meal with David Sills who wrote this article.  In fact our son David listened to him speak and felt like David S. 258 more words


A GO Month Quiz

Tomorrow we wrap up a 6-week emphasis on missions — a series we titled “God’s Heart for the World” and uniquely designed for what is known as GO Month at First Family. 199 more words


Three Tasks of a Good Missionary

Whether you cross the street or cross the ocean, here are three challenges that all of us face if we want to live for Christ and share his message with our world. 77 more words


What is a Church Planting Movement? | Act Beyond Video

God is doing something unprecedented.

Church Planting Movements (CPM) and Disciple-Making Movements (DMM) are reaching tens of thousands with the good news of Jesus. This is an exciting season of history. 27 more words


A Lesson Learned.

It has only been a few weeks since I have returned from overseas missions and there has been many ups and downs. I know some experience massive “reverse culture shock” when coming from a Third World culture back to Western but surprisingly that wasn’t the issue with me. 360 more words


When Jesus Says 'Go' But You Hear 'Stay'

I appreciate the ministry of Tim Challies. He was the pioneer of Christian blogging and has helped many believers think more clearly about issues of church and culture. 913 more words

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