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What does ‘success’ look like in following Jesus?

I’ve been thinking a lot about how we define success in the Christian life in general and specifically in ministry. I confess that part of me shies away from defining success and I don’t think I’m alone in this regard. I think I avoid defining success partly because...

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Praying … that we grow in prayer

Recently, I wrote about why the Church needs to be “Reformed and always reforming according to the Word of God and the call of the Spirit.” Prayer is one of those places we need to be growing. Every week, leading off the prayer part of our Friday email, we include the...

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How you can serve your community right now

One way we proclaim Jesus is by serving our community, and we have three ways you can do that now and in the coming months. Our Soup Kitchen organizers need teams for the Soup Kitchen schedule. The organizers have five of the needed eight teams. They are specifically...

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To be transformed, conform

Romans 8:29 tells us that “those God foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son.”  We tend to get stuck on foreknowledge and predestination, but what I’ve been thinking about is being conformed to the image of Jesus. Ultimately it is God who...

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