No matter how great any individual leader may seem, true world changing greatness in a community (or church) can only happen when everyone in that community is on board as an active participant.
Each and every guy in that home could rightfully say to me, “You have no idea what I am going through.” They would be right.
Everything is pure to those whose hearts are pure. But nothing is pure to those who are corrupt and unbelieving, because their minds and consciences are corrupted. (Titus 1:15) Read: Jeremiah 49:23 – 50:46, Titus 1:1-16, Psalm 97:1 – 98:9, Proverbs 26:13-16 Relate: We live in a compartmentalized world. Who I am at work is different than who I am…
It is God’s job to redeem and restore. It is our job to rebuild.
Am I like Eli’s sons, or am I like Samuel? Have I used my leadership positions and roles for my own greedy gain, or am I truly a servant?
Yes, you will be enriched in every way so that you can always be generous. And when we take your gifts to those who need them, they will thank God. (2 Corinthians 9:11) Read: Song of Solomon 5:1 – 8:14, 2 Corinthians 9:1-15, Psalm 51:1-19, Proverbs 22:24-25 Relate: Take all the money I have made this year.…
Never in the history of mankind did four letters so eloquently sum up all that is wrong with a generation.
To those men who have raised up godly children, my hat is off to you.
Tens of thousands have heard that question “What Would Jesus Do” and given everything they have to live out the answer.
It is one of the most beautiful buildings in the world, but it bankrupted an empire to build.