Posts Tagged ‘community’

The Gift of Community

“Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly, teaching and admonishing one another in all wisdom, singing psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, with thankfulness in your hearts to God.” (Colossians 3:16) “And they devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and the fellowship, to the breaking of bread and the prayers. And awe came…

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Real Friends

“Wounds from a friend can be trusted, but an enemy multiplies kisses.” (Proverbs 27:6) A man once said, “A real friend is one who comes in when the whole world goes out.” Yes, there are times when we need the kind of friendship that is found in stability when our world becomes unstable. In every…

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Finally Family

“Yet to all who did receive him, to those who believed on his name, he gave the right to become the children of God.” (John 1:12) This passage is one of the most powerful of all the Scriptures, especially for those who have had issues of family disruption. Broken homes lead to broken lives. Broken…

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The Power of Community

“not giving up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but encouraging one another — and all the more as you see the Day approaching.” (Hebrews 10:25) There’s something powerful about community, especially the “church community.” In large sprawling communities as well as towns that don’t even have a blinking light, all…

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