Posts Tagged ‘Small Groups’

To Pray For Your Place

This is what the Lord of Heaven’s Armies, the God of Israel, says to all the captives he has exiled to Babylon from Jerusalem: “Build homes, and plan to stay. Plant gardens, and eat the food they produce. Marry and have children. Then find spouses for them so that you may have many grandchildren. Multiply!…

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Wait

The 7th Verb Of Discipleship My beloved had a vineyard on a rich and fertile hill. He protected the land, removed its stones, and planted it with the best vines. In the middle of the vineyard he built a watchtower and carved a winepress in the nearby rocks. Then he WAITED for a harvest of sweet…

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Sacrifice

The 6th Verb Of Discipleship My beloved had a vineyard on a rich and fertile hill. He protected the land, removed its stones, and planted it with the best vines. In the middle of the vineyard he built a watchtower and CARVED a winepress in the nearby rocks. Then he waited for a harvest of sweet…

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Build

The 5th Verb Of Discipleship My beloved had a vineyard on a rich and fertile hill. He protected the land, removed its stones, and planted it with the best vines. In the middle of the vineyard he BUILT a watchtower and carved a winepress in the nearby rocks. Then he waited for a harvest of sweet…

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Plant

The 4th Verb Of Discipleship My beloved had a vineyard on a rich and fertile hill. He protected the land, removed its stones, and PLANTED it with the best vines. In the middle of the vineyard he built a watchtower and carved a winepress in the nearby rocks. Then he waited for a harvest of sweet…

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Remove

The 3rd Verb Of Discipleship My beloved had a vineyard on a rich and fertile hill. He protected the land, REMOVED its stones, and planted it with the best vines. In the middle of the vineyard he built a watchtower and carved a winepress in the nearby rocks. Then he waited for a harvest of sweet…

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Protect

The 2nd Verb Of Discipleship My beloved had a vineyard on a rich and fertile hill. He PROTECTED the land, removed its stones, and planted it with the best vines. In the middle of the vineyard he built a watchtower and carved a winepress in the nearby rocks. Then he waited for a harvest of sweet…

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Receive

The 1st Verb Of Discipleship My beloved had a vineyard on a RICH AND FERTILE HILL. He protected the land, removed its stones, and planted it with the best vines. In the middle of the vineyard he built a watchtower and carved a winepress in the nearby rocks. Then he waited for a harvest of sweet…

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To Banish Your Bitterness

Do not bring sorrow to God’s Holy Spirit by the way you live. Remember, he has identified you as his own, guaranteeing that you will be saved on the day of redemption. Banish bitterness, rage and anger,  shouting and slander,  and any and all malicious thoughts— these are poison.  Instead, be kind to each other,…

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To Rescue, Refresh, And Revive

Look, a righteous King is coming! And honest princes will rule under him. Each one  will be like a shelter from the wind and a refuge from the storm, like streams of water in the desert and the shadow of a great rock  in a parched land. Then everyone who has eyes will be able…

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