no-body

By |2014-07-31T21:23:38+00:00September 10th, 2014|church life, coaching, discipleship, faith, leadership, theology, writing|

"Christ has no body but yours, No hands, no feet on earth but yours, Yours are the eyes with which he looks Compassion on this world, Yours are the feet with which he walks to do good, Yours are the hands, with which he blesses all the world. Yours are the hands, yours are the feet, Yours are the eyes, you are his body. Christ has no body now but yours, No hands, no feet on earth but yours, Yours are the eyes with which he looks compassion on this world. Christ has no body now on earth but yours." [...]

a prayer of committment

By |2013-05-06T21:24:33+00:00May 5th, 2013|church life, discipleship, faith, leadership|

thats really fresh and helpful from Steve Stockman Lord we come before you Having been dragged through the days of a fallen world We have things to smile about But things that bring us down We have things to celebrate But things to mourn We have things to look forward to this week But many things that have us worried and anxious And it is all these things that make us who we are this morning And we come before you as we are To commit ourselves to you, afresh. Lord we come before you Having been dragged through the [...]

choose Him, and then choose Him again…

By |2012-04-18T21:12:54+00:00April 17th, 2012|discipleship, faith, personal, theology|

So many times, and in so many ways we make it difficult....... When the first disciples chose to follow Jesus, they didn’t understand all the implications of their decision. They simply responded to Jesus’ invitation. That’s all you need to get started: Decide to become a disciple. Nothing shapes your life more than the commitments you choose to make. Your commitments can develop you or they can destroy you, but either way they will define you. Tell me what you are committed to, and I’ll tell you what you will be in twenty years. We become whatever we are committed [...]