Here is the story map for "Meeting Messiah" #47 from 1 Samuel 10:17-27. This story includes an instance of a decision being made through the casting of lots. Click on the hyperlink for an informative article about this practice.
Here is the story map for Meeting Messiah #45 from 1 Samuel 3:
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
So, we're meeting tonight and I'm doing the devo. I thought I'd publish it here just to make it easier for me to find and use on my tablet. You could use it too if you want. As a kid, I remember being amazed by Amish Friendship Bread. With just a few ingredients added every … Continue reading 1 Cor. 5 Devo
We become more like the Son of God as the Father's seed develops within our being. Sharing life in community enables that development.
Having kids in the Life Team meeting can be a challenge. They learn on a different level than adults. Their short attention spans make them antsy. Even though it can be uncomfortable at times, including them in real church communicates to children that they are full fledged Christ followers. At our most recent meeting in … Continue reading On the Front Row
We met last night. It was a glorious time. God blessed us with several children who contentedly (my son the only vocal exception) sat with us in the circle contemplating the life we've been given and do now share. We sang songs of deep devotion that were satisfying to the adult souls and simple for … Continue reading Bullets for Peace