When the idea for Fill the Truck Fridays first came about, the RPC Missions team just set out to fill a truck with some supplies to help support two of our local ministry partners: Christian Community Action and The Salvation Army Lewisville.
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It’s a privilege to pray. The freedom to approach the Lord God Almighty, creator of the universe, the rescuer and redeemer of all mankind, isn’t something to be taken for granted, and it’s not something to be overlooked. See how it makes a difference.
Samson. A legendary leader known for his strength and might. Was there more to him than that? Is he someone we want to be?
Don’t you love a great underdog story? Most people do. There’s just something about the underdog that seems to draw us in – we don’t want to be one, but we like to read about them.
Deborah demonstrated the qualities of a leader. She was submissive, showed herself to have a servant’s heart and mind, was faithful to the tasks she was given. She was in a small tribe, and was faithful in that small arena, rather than striving for a larger platform. That’s leadership.
We’re called to model the heart of Christ, the image of God. An intrinsic part is living life as a giver, giving out of an intentional heart. His heart is to bring your heart in line with His.
When our time in the wilderness leaves us weary, it’s important to remember God’s promise. Fear makes the problems seem larger than the promises. But when we focus on loving God with all that we are, we find the faith to trust Him when He speaks.
When the gospel penetrates your heart, you’re going to love what God loves, you’re going to feed the least of these and clothe them. Being a Christian is when a brother or a sister has a need, it’s a Kingdom need, and those in the Kingdom rise up to meet it.
You don’t have to watch the news very long to realize bad things happen. Where is God in this? He’s good and all-powerful, so why do bad things happen?
There are many myths surrounding depression – that a Christian can’t experience it. But the Bible shows that sometimes, Christians do. Even good Christians.