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Twitter This from Joni Eareckson Tada

  • Mon, Mar 7, 2016

There are many reasons why ministry through social media is on the radar for these days. Platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn provide ministries and radio stations opportunities to focus their social efforts to share their story, cultivate relationships and open up two-way communication in ways never before possible.

Most importantly, social media provides one more key opportunity for ministries and radio stations alike to deepen relationships and engagement with listeners which prayerfully, opens doors for life changing messages. 

The fact that there are 65 million Twitter users in the U.S. is one more motivator for ministries ...

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Lessons from God's Word

  • Sun, Jan 31, 2016

This weekend we kicked off Missions Week at my church. There's just something extra special when our home church family welcomes back missionary families and we're able to hear firsthand about the Kingdom work God has called them to on foreign land.

In my Sunday School, we heard from a couple called to serve in Ecuador.  As they shared about how God has stretched them in their trust and in His ability to use them, they also shared lessons they've learned along the way.  It's their real life stories that so deeply encouraged me. 

Of course ...

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Heart for the Disabled Week

  • Mon, Jan 11, 2016

On my nightstand is a ceramic heart a friend gave me with a little slip of paper inside.  On the paper, she wrote Matthew 6:21. 

I keep the heart in this prominent spot to remind me to think about where I invest my time, energy and resources.  I want (and need) to be cognizant that where I make these investments is where my treasures are and, there is where my heart will be.

The main question Matthew 6:21 prompts me is "Am I focusing on serving others or is my priority my own to-do list?" I don't ...

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