In The Ring: Neighboring (Psalm 101)

VIDEO (fb live) MOTIVATE A few of our members are moving this summer (Bello & Smith local / Smitherman CT). If you have ever searched for a new house, you know the challenges and stress that brings families. Does the kitchen and bathrooms need repaired? Almost automatic to replace carpet. How old are the appliances:…

Tethered

We are trained to be tethered to places that promise to please but fail to fulfill. • Tethered to Hollywood’s pleasures and promises of satisfaction. • Tethered to Silicon Valley’s heightened promises of a better community and utopia. • Tethered to Wall Street’s lure of security and prosperity. • Tethered to Washington D.C.’s efforts to…

SBC Reckoning & SPBC

Originally posted on Growing Godly Generations:
AN UNFORTUNATE BUT NECESSARY UPDATE 5/23/2022 Since the below reports from over three years ago, the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) has grown in its awareness of victims and survivors of ungodly harm. A Sexual Abuse Taskforce was created in 2021 to investigate and publicize records on this issue from…

In The Ring: Weathering (Psalm 27)

MOTIVATE There is a story about Midwest farmers of the Great Plains on how they survived during the winter season.[1] In this region, a blizzard could arrive quickly, and in a matter of minutes visibility could be nil. Therefore, farmers became wise to tie a rope from their door to their barn so they could…