- 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 ...
- 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 ...