Doing Church with a Heart to Serve

Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms. - 1 Peter 4:10 Serving Others Most churches have service events of some kind.  Some have a few ongoing service opportunities.  But what if service was something built into the very DNA of the church?  What if,...

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Devotion – September 8, 2015 – Thinking of Others First

Nobody should seek his own good, but the good of others. —1 Corinthians 10:24 Have you ever seen the TV show, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition?  I used to watch that show and one of the things I loved most was how the people being helped were such givers.  In fact, they usually were seeking the good of others over themselves...

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Gathering Discussion: Service

John 13:12-15 “When he had washed their feet and put on his outer garments and resumed his place, he said to them, “Do you understand what I have done to you? You call me Teacher and Lord, and you are right, for so I am. If I then, your Lord and Teacher, have washed your feet, you also ought to...

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