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“There is a great opportunity for all types of English speakers—students, teachers, retirees—to help missionaries and churches who currently offer English classes as part of their strategy to share the gospel. Teaching English, facilitating discussion groups, organizing language exchanges, or hosting multiday English language intensives creates excellent opportunities to develop friendships and to enter into gospel conversations with many who still have not heard the good news.”
How does your church address psychological sickness? “The results of sin on this world present up in numerous methods. Psychological sickness might be essentially the most baffling. It’s so onerous to clarify; we’d somewhat say it doesn’t exist. That’s a traditional response, however Christianity brings us out of normality and disrupts our pure responses.
“Devoutly honoring the superficiality of look, we glance with longing towards youth—and with loathing towards age and maturity. We desperately don’t wish to develop up and quit infantile methods (1 Cor. 13:11b), so, somewhat than displaying the aged honor, we despise them.” This appears becoming as we head towards Mom’s Day and Father’s Day.
On this brief video, Ligonier “Teaching Fellow and Chairman W. Robert Godfrey and Director of Communications Nathan W. Bingham took a few minutes to discuss the relationship between the church and state and how Christians can live faithfully even in a post-Christian culture.”
Right here’s an article for Mom’s Day. “How typically do you pray on your mom? I posed this query to buddies on social media not too long ago and the consensus was fairly overwhelming: not sufficient. Up till a number of months in the past, that might have been my reply, too. I’d pray for my mother in occasions of disaster or frustration, however not rather more past that. Because the starting of the brand new 12 months, nevertheless, God has been graciously instructing me how you can higher honor her by means of devoted prayer.”
That is the feel-good story for the day. You’ll get pleasure from studying the story and listening to the temporary audio clip.
“The labels are not just a matter of semantics; if too broad or too narrow, they fail to identify the people who are most desperate for the gospel and won’t accurately capture the church’s progress toward making disciples of all nations.”
This convention displayed magnificence at each flip and heralded magnificence from the pulpit. It expressed that magnificence is missional, that we will attraction to individuals higher by means of magnificence than by means of ugliness. And in that stunning and put-together occasion there was only one space that stood aside: a sales space coated with photos of damaged our bodies and disfigured faces.
Even those that oppose Jesus are themselves being sustained by his highly effective phrase. —Andrew Wilson