God is alive. Here are some things he's been doing in 2017.
Here is a great quote from Bonhoeffer's Life Together: Since the confession of sin is made in the presence of a Christian brother, the last stronghold of self-justification is abandoned. The sinner surrenders; he gives up all his evil. He gives his heart to God, and he finds the forgiveness of all his sin in … Continue reading Breaking Through
We use some idioms. Here they are together for clarity: 10.2 Prayer Brief - a secure online document which contains the collective prayer requests and praises of our movement. Must have a Google account and lead a Life Team or 10.2 Prayer Meeting to access. 10.2 Prayer Meeting - 2 or more believers committed to … Continue reading Pleasant Street Glossary
It's more than sad that Christians have a reputation for being hypocritical. As the light of the world, Christ came to reveal and to expose. All who come into his light must simultaneously become more authentic and more pure. We can only do this when we believe enough in the potency of his blood to … Continue reading Let There Be Light!
We cannot minister what we do not have. Conversely, we will not receive fresh infilling of God's grace until we share what he has already given us.
My wife can't sleep while I'm driving. She's physically capable of sleeping in the car. In fact, she's really good at it. But if she falls asleep, so do I. She would prefer to just black out and wake up on our arrival but she can't. One of the many times she looked over to … Continue reading Awake at the Wheel