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The "Gift Of Evangelism": Do you have it?

I have good news for you.  There is no “Gift of Evangelism” so you don’t have to worry about that.  But someone might say, “Hold on there pilgrim, what about Billy Graham?  232 more words

Five Fold Ministry

Trusting God and using His unique gifts to us

For the body does not consist of one member but of many. If the foot should say, “Because I am not a hand, I do not belong to the body,” that would not make it any less a part of the body. 262 more words

Bible

God gives gifts and ministries for two reasons

“To each one is given the manifestation of the Spirit for the common good.”
—1 Corinthians 12

John Piper, in a sermon, “Living in the Spirit and in the Body for the Common Good” 408 more words

Bible

Part of a Whole.

I read an article today about “How to survive with an intellectual faith in an emotional church.” The fact is brought up that many, many churches today place a lot of emphasis, whether intentionally or unintentionally, on showing a great amount of emotion in worship, but in the midst of this there are members of those churches who don’t always feel that emotional, fire-like response to music, song, or group prayer. 596 more words

Thoughts

Lesson 1 – In Christ

Lesson 1 – Ephesians 1: 1-14
Richly blessed in Christ Jesus

In Christ

Ephesians presents a single logical argument for who we are and should be as Christians; but it dispenses with the long preliminary case for God’s plan of redemption that takes up about half of Romans. 535 more words

Ephesians

man in the parking lot…the story continues

It is hard to imagine how Spiritual Gifts can battle each other. But the truth is…they can. The battle can be so intense that the church ends up licking its wounds while the lost look elsewhere for help like the Man in the Parking Lot. 735 more words

Depression And Hope

Clothe Yourselves in Love

Friends

This Sunday we celebrate Easter. Now with kids it’s all about Easter bunnies, Easter eggs, Easter candy. Actually, that’s what adults think about too. Who are we kidding? 489 more words