Filtered by: Blog

Write your own blog post to share your ministry experience with others.

Sort by

Blog
3 views
5 shares
0 rating
0 comments

Stories Matter

Bruce Feiler, in his article for the New York Times, writes: "The single most important thing you can do for your family may be the simplest of all: develop a strong family narrative.”

Faith Nurture
Blog
92 views
8 shares
0 rating
3 comments

When God Offends

A line I often hear (and maybe you do, too) is: “If that’s what God is like, I don’t think I could believe in him.” Why are we so quick to re-write God when we find something we object to?

Faith Nurture
Blog
3 views
34 shares
0 rating
0 comments

Bread and Wine

My pastor always begins the celebration of communion at our church with a warning: “We’re going to do something really weird now. It's important, and it's Biblical, but it's also pretty strange.”

EvangelismFaith Nurture
Blog
198 views
5 shares
0 rating
21 comments

Forming Men of Faith

We have given many contradictory views on manhood—be rough and tumble but kind and compassionate, be strong and fierce, but able to cry, and on and on. Is this hindering men in their faith?

Faith Nurture
Blog
1 view
53 shares
0 rating
1 comment

Never Quite Sure

“People around me in church … they are probably OK with the Lord…“ And you think you are not?  “Sometimes I don’t really know…"

Faith Nurture
Blog
3 views
19 shares
0 rating
2 comments

The Power and Need of Rest

To many of us in North America, to rest is to be lazy. We have the saying “Don’t just sit there, do something.” And we are not afraid to say that to those who are sitting. Is this Biblical? 

Faith Nurture
Blog
36 views
4 shares
0 rating
0 comments

Introducing...Liz Tolkamp

Being part of a large family reminds me that all of us, in our own way and in our own place and time, are trying to figure out what it means to live out our faith. And for each of us, that looks different.

Faith Nurture
Blog
31 views
2 shares
0 rating
0 comments

On Being Faithful

The word ‘faithful’ has grown in meaning. It used to just refer to faith. Someone who had a lot of faith and lived faith consistently was ‘faithful.” Now being faithful means more...

Faith Nurture

Pages

RSS