Newsletter, Roots, Spirituality, Uncategorized

The Greatest Impact

 Mary Magdalene went and announced to the disciples, “I have seen the Lord”; and she told them that he had said these things to her. – John 20:18 Lately, I have been reflecting on the word, “IMPACT.”  Merriam-Webster defines impact as “a powerful or major influence or effect.” Mary Magdalene was the FIRST disciple to… Continue reading The Greatest Impact

Generosity, Newsletter, Spirituality

Generosity Gap

“We must disciple believers to grow their generosity, which is a kingdom behavior. A faithful disciple gives time, skill, money, and influence to bring the good news of God’s kingdom to more people.” – “How Congregations (and Their Members) Differ on Generosity” by Ruben Swint, 2015 Institute for Faith and Learning at Baylor University  Dear Brothers… Continue reading Generosity Gap

Generosity, Newsletter, Spirituality

Age-ing to Sage-ing

For some, or many, of us, we have been taught “scarcity thinking” rather than “abundance thinking.” Scarcity thinking teaches us that we never have enough and that we are never enough.  Have you ever heard or said, “I don’t have enough time,” “I don’t have enough money,” “I’m not good enough” or “I am not… Continue reading Age-ing to Sage-ing