"Our culture’s concept of love is primarily self-driven and pleasure-seeking. Jesus’ love expects and anticipates sacrifice."
Bobby Gruenewald: "Ninety percent of the people who visit a church for the first time go because a friend invited them."
Ed Stetzer: “Not everyone is inactive for the same reasons. Once we know why, we can go about helping them move into service.”
After years of substance abuse, drug dealing and incarceration, a son of hopelessness encounters the God of hope.
"It’s not our job to evaluate the motives of those who are hungry. The call of God is simply to relieve the suffering of others."
"Forget what your role looks like to the outside world and figure out what it looks like to live a life of service."
Through an unlikely friendship, two outcasts find a new passion for ministry and a new beginning in grace.
Words alone are not enough, but neither are actions. Here's why.
Small group pastor and expert Mark Howell on the 7 numbers that matter most
"'I choose to trust you, Lord,' I said, not knowing what might become of saying such a thing."