Category: The Challenge!

Avenues of Giving

“Or he that exhorteth, on exhortation: he that giveth, let him do it with simplicity; he that ruleth, with diligence; he that sheweth mercy, with cheerfulness.” – Romans 12:8 So, what is this verse talking about, exactly? Well, if you’re reading this post, it probably means that you have...

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Christ In Me

Romans 12:7 “ if service, in his serving; or he who teaches in his teaching;” We need to see that we naturally look at most if not all scripture through the lens of man working for God, but the true secret and reality of the Christian life is Christ IN YOU AS YOUR LIFE and all He does in and...

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“Having then Gifts Differing …”

"Having then gifts differing according to the grace that is given to us, whether prophecy let us prophecy according to the proportion of faith." Romans 12:6 Do you ever get discouraged about the gifts/talents God has given you? Like somehow they are just mediocre in comparison with all the gifts...

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Responsibility in Belonging

Today we get to meditate on our responsibility as part of the church. This aspect is normally not our favorite part of a relationship, huh? Responsibility. Feels like a weight sometimes. But in reality, responsibility is a privilege and a blessed calling. Verse 5 of Romans 12 says: "So we, being...

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Many Members, One Body

For I say, through the grace given unto me, to every man that is among you, not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think; but to think soberly, according as God hath dealt to every man the measure of faith. For as we have many members in one Body, and all members have not the same office:...

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Beware The Chameleon

"For by the grace given to me I say to everyone among you not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think, but to think with sober judgment, each according to the measure of faith that God has assigned” (Romans 12:3). Let’s imagine for a minute that every single thought of yours (just...

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Hunger

[Part II of Romans 12:1] "I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that you present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable to God, which is your reasonable service." You and I are created spiritual beings; dwelling in physical bodies; bound by an earthly existence...

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He Is Worthy

(I am half excited and half terrified to be writing about this verse. It is so rich and, just as "a many-faceted diamond", there is much that could be said on it (which is a contributing factor as to why this post will be in two parts). And so I pray that as you meditate on it for yourself, you will...

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And Our Passage Is …

And our passage for this year's 9th annual Journey Challenge is ... *da-da-daaa*  We are so excited for this year's passage on multiple levels! xD Do allow us to tell you some of them ... 1. It is the Living Word of God!! (This, by itself, is more than reason enough to be excited!) 2. We're...

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The Challenge is On!

Thanks to the fantastic and supportive response that we have received from you all, we are thoroughly thrilled to announce that this year's 2017 Journey Challenge is on!!! The Challenge will begin on Wednesday, February 1st, 2017. - Check back here on Tuesday, January 31st @11:59PM CST...

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