Thrive: Habits of Grace

Thrive: Habits of Grace

Evangelism

There is nothing in this world quite like knowing God and making Him known. It beats anything else I�ve ever experienced! Once you�ve tasted of God�s greatness and goodness you have to want anyone else you care about to experience it too. If you don�t, then what you have isn�t very powerful.

Ministry

Fullness of Life and Full devotion to Christ are one in the same pursuit. When we urge people to become fully devoted followers of Christ we are inviting them to a full life of being a character in & a carrier of the great story of redemption through our Savior Jesus with infinite and eternal implications. God is not in the way of your happiness. He is your most…

Ministry

Romans 12:1-8 Fullness of Life and Full devotion to Christ are one in the same pursuit. When we urge people to become fully devoted followers of Christ we are inviting them to a full life of being a character in & a carrier of the great story of redemption through our Savior Jesus with infinite and eternal implications. God is not in the way of your happiness. He is your…

Worship

Everyone is hard-wired to worship. It is what we do and who we are. The world is not divided into people who worship & people who don�t worship. It is divided into people who worship created things and those who worship the Creator (Rom1:25).

Silence and Solitude

It is unhealthy to always want people around, and unhealthy to rarely want them around. All of us are inclined to one extreme or the other. Without solitude we are active but shallow. Without fellowship we can be deep, but stagnant. Christlikeness requires both. Silence and solitude is learning how to take a break from the chaos of life to behold the glory of Christ and…

Silence and Solitude

Mark 1:35-39 It is unhealthy to always want people around, and unhealthy to rarely want them around. All of us are inclined to one extreme or the other. Without solitude we are active but shallow. Without fellowship we can be deep, but stagnant. Christlikeness requires both. Silence and solitude is learning how to take a break from the chaos of life to behold the glory of…

Fasting

Few spiritual disciplines go so radically against our gluttonous and self-indulgent American culture like fasting. Yet, Jesus expected His followers to fast. Fasting is an exceptional way to rebel against the Spiritual status quo and to express our holy discontent in this fallen world. (Very helpful resources in this study: Donald Whitney�Spiritual Disciplines for the…