Archive for August 9th, 2010

Basic Discipline #6: Selfless Serving – What Is Serving?

Monday, August 9th, 2010

Before we get too far into how we are to serve well, we take a quick look at a “baker’s dozen” list of ways to serve. Though it is definitely not an exhaustive list, it does give us a good (and sometimes surprising) idea of what it means to serve.

Becoming Fruitful Disciples: Avoiding the Pleasure Trap (#1)

Monday, August 9th, 2010

Luke 8:14 indicates that Christ’s followers can be drawn off course by the pursuit or lure of illicit pleasure (or simply a primary focus on what pleases us). We begin our look at what the Bible has to say about this destructive practice of “loving pleasure more than loving God.”