A Place for Service (Part 1)

“But Jesus called them to him and said, ‘You know that the rulers of the Gentiles lord it over them, and their great ones are tyrants over them. It will not be so among you; but whoever wishes to be great among you must be your servant…” Matthew 20:25-26 NRSV Be careful what you ask

Reaching Our Community for Christ (Part 4)

“Then (the jailer) brought them outside and said, ‘Sirs, what must I do to be saved?’ (Paul and Silas) answered, ‘Believe on the Lord Jesus, and you will be saved, you and your household.’” Acts 16:30-31 NRSV             It was another night: clock in, make eight, go home. Perhaps the jailer went into work that

Reaching Our Community for Christ (Part 3)

“(Philip) asked, ‘Do you understand what you are reading?’ (The eunuch) replied, ‘How can I, unless someone guides me?’” Acts 8:30b-31a New Revised Standard Version             Always available and ever ready for the next big opportunity, that was the evangelist of the early Christ movement who we know as Philip.  At no particular point are