“Do not make friends with a hot-tempered man, do not associate with one easily angered, or you may learn his ways and get yourself ensnared.” (Proverbs 22:24-25) Have you ever noticed that angry people tend to flock together? According to today’s verse, it’s not necessarily because they just enjoy being angry together. It’s because a […]
[ March 8, 2014; 9:00 am to 8:30 pm. ] Fluid Young Adults Gathering is a conference consisting of over 1000 young adults (18-20somethings) converging for one day to worship Christ, pray and be inspired in a fully immersive and creative learning environment.
The theme of Fluid14 is HOPE, based out of the book of Philippians and we have invited a wonderful line up of speakers [...]
[ January 16, 2014; 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ] In this webinar titled ‘The Middle Way: Developing Worldly Christians’ (taught by Propaganda), he will discuss how the call of Christ is much more complex than just making a list do’s and don’ts. If we are going to be in the world & not of it, we shouldn’t be afraid of it. He will discuss [...]
“He who answers before listening – that is his folly and his shame.” (Proverbs 18:13) One of the greatest conversational skills you can master is a simple one: Pause. It’s the length of the gap between the words that often determines the difference between saying something wise and helpful or spewing something foolish and hurtful. […]
“If you find honey, eat just enough – too much of it, and you will vomit.” (Proverbs 25:16) This self-control verse doesn’t quite fit into our modern experience of honey. I “find honey” every day when I open my cupboard and see the little bear-shaped bottle on the shelf. But the nation of Israel at […]
[ February 7, 2014 to February 9, 2014. ] Wakey, wakey! It’s time to gather the tribe for winter weekend! It’s been a while since you’ve seen your (staff) friends from summer camp and/or Youth Together. It’s gonna be a great weekend – make sure you’re there!
DATE: February 7-9, 2014
LOCATION: Pine Lake Camp
COST: $varies… see poster
OPEN TO: 13-21 yr olds
MORE INFO: Rick
DOWNLOADS: Application [...]
Advent… What’s it mean to you? How is it celebrated?
The gang at Advent Conspiracy is attempting to redirect the focus of our energies, excitement and enthusiasm during the Christmas from consumerism back to Christ.
For this second week of Advent, let’s take a look to see what they’ve got to say on their website…
Quick question [...]
“He who loves pleasure will become poor; whoever loves wine and oil will never be rich.” (Proverbs 21:17) If you read this verse sloppy, you could jump to the wrong conclusion. Does it say that God hates pleasure, wine, and oil? Does being self-controlled mean you should plan on never having a good time or […]
“A fool gives full vent to his anger, but a wise man keeps himself under control.” (Proverbs 29:11) This is such a mechanical-sounding description of controlling our anger. I picture some kind of steampunk contraption or maybe a system on a submarine. The verse suggests that when I feel the pressure of my anger building, […]
In episode #11, Heidi shares with us about mascots, Christmas kettles and Scrooge Syndrome.
ABOUT ‘SURRENDER IN THE CITY’
Have you ever wondered what it’d be like to live in Christian community amongst the street population in the inner-city where there’s open drug use?
Surrender In The City: A Year At The War College will give you a [...]