Stories tagged with: discipleshipFound 110 stories matching your search criteria.
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FIRST-PERSON: Reading the Bible, every year
For Doug Munton, reading through the Bible each year helps him see "the big picture of God's story more clearly" and "stretches my understanding and deepens my faith." Read More
FIRST-PERSON: Back-to-school prayers for our children
In the coming school year, Melanie Lenow will be praying that her children will grow in their love of God and that they will work "as to the Lord" and have opportunities to learn to love well. Read More
FIRST-PERSON: An open letter to college freshmen
"You only get one freshman year, so pay careful attention to how you live it," Keith Shorter writes to new collegians. "Don't forget what you have learned from your parents, or others, about how to live a life that honors God." Read More
FIRST-PERSON -- An untended garden
Randy Bennett, viewing his languishing garden -- and the onslaught of weeds -- after being on vacation, is reminded of the continuous care each church needs from its pastor and leaders. Read More
FIRST-PERSON: Can you spiritually multitask?
David Jeremiah sets forth a contrast between "spiritual multitasking" and "spiritual 'monotasking,'" drawing from Jesus' words in the Sermon on the Mount, "No one can serve two masters." Read More
FIRST-PERSON: The right tools
Hance Dilbeck assesses the political and spiritual tools available to Christians for building and repairing our nation's moral fiber. Read More
FIRST-PERSON: The staple of seeking
Rhonda Rhea tells of what she found in rummaging through the junk drawer and her purse -- and searching through Scripture. Read More
FIRST-PERSON: Looking for community?
"God's design for true community," Melissa Meredith writes, "is more than having a group of girlfriends around your age that you go shopping with or have over for dinner occasionally. It is something much deeper and altogether more than we could ever create ourselves." Read More
Survey: 2/3 of churchgoers invited someone to churchNASHVILLE (BP) -- America's Protestants like to invite their friends to church.
At least once in a while.
Nearly two-thirds of Protestant churchgoers say they've invited at least one person to visit their church in the past six months, according to a new LifeWay Research study.
"It's a fairly easy thing for churchgoers to do," said Scott McConnell, ... Read More
FIRST-PERSON: A journey from Korea to the Army & beyond
"God has been faithful to guide me every step of the way," Paul Kim writes of a life transformed faith, influenced by the military and then spent in ministry. Read More