Called to Be Faithful

We and the local believers urged Paul not to go up to Jerusalem. Paul replied, “Why are you doing this? Why are you weeping and breaking my heart? I’m ready not only to be arrested but even to die in Jerusalem for the sake of the name of the Lord...

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Called to Give

After some time there he left and traveled from place to place in the region of Galatia and the district of Phrygia, strengthening all the disciples. . . . [then] Paul took a route through the interior [of Asia Minor] and came to Ephesus. —Acts 18: 23; 19: 1 CEB

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Called to Love

If I speak in tongues of human beings and of angels but I don’t have love, I’m a clanging gong or a clashing cymbal. . . . Love is patient, love is kind, it isn’t jealous, it doesn’t brag, it isn’t arrogant, it isn’t rude, it doesn’t seek its own...

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Called to Suffer

Paul and his companions traveled throughout the regions of Phrygia and Galatia because the Holy Spirit kept them from speaking the word in the province of Asia. When they approached the province of Mysia, they tried to enter the province of Bithynia, but the Spirit of Jesus wouldn’t let them....

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Called to Go

Now in the church at Antioch there were prophets and teachers: Barnabas, Simeon who was called Niger, Lucius of Cyrene, Manaen a member of the court of Herod the ruler, and Saul. While they were worshiping the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, “Set apart for me Barnabas and...

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Grace & Gratitude

Isaiah 48:3-7  (CEB) 3 Past things I announced long ago; from my mouth I proclaimed them. I acted suddenly, and they came about. 4 Because I know that you are stubborn, your neck is made of iron, and your forehead is bronze. 5 I informed you long ago; before they came about I...

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Why?

Scripture · John 4:13-14; John 6:35-51 (Jesus Is Living Water and the Bread of Life) · Matthew 16:18; 1 Corinthians 12:14-27; Acts 2:42-47 (The Work of the Church) Romans 12; Ephesians 4:1-6; 1 Thessalonians 5:11; Psalm 136 (What Your Church Offers)

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