Flame: Strength in Christ Yarn Craft

by Mina Munns

This craft is very messy, requires some patience and is very effective for exploring the idea of Jesus giving us the strength we need (e.g when looking at verses such as Philippians 4:13).


Strangers: A Meditation for Teachers

by Gail G. Mesplay

They walk, run, tumble, and drag into your room on the first day of school—complete strangers. At the beginning of the year they all seem to look alike.


Crossroads: Do Something

by Jessica Asbell

Theory and practice are two very different things. I may believe that I can do something, but until I actually do it, who knows whether or not I can?


Formations 09.06.2015: Bad Habits

by Michelle Meredith

In his rambling novella Notes from the Underground, Fyodor Dostoevsky joins the authors and artists who ponder the idea that human beings have subconscious thoughts and memories.


Uniform 09.06.2015: Praying for One Another

by Michael Ruffin

In a song of my generation, the singer pleads, “Tell me what you want and I’ll give you what you need.” I’ve learned over the years that my prayers often go like that—I ask God for what I want and God gives me what I need.


Love Does

by Kimberly McClung DeVries

My book club recently read the book Love Does by Bob Goff. Recognizing that the focus on love is typically what it is, this book centers itself instead around what love does.

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