Tag Archives: Discipleship

A Church Serving Those Who Are Sent

(Our next worship gathering is July 7 @ 6:00 at the home of Kent and Kris Wehmeier.  Come and be equipped and encouraged for life on mission.) Agree or disagree:  “In the prevailing framework of the church today, leaders are … Continue reading

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Dealing with Disappointment

I will forever be grateful for Nicky Gumble’s line in Alpha Leader Training: “Alpha is probably the most disappointing thing you’ll ever do.” It was strangely encouraging and helped me and others persevere through leading the Alpha Course.  When few … Continue reading

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Prayer and Fasting

I’m excited about what God has in store for us at this weekend’s retreat!  We’ll be focusing on prayer, and in preparation, some of us are going to be praying and fasting.  (We are not likely to fast during the … Continue reading

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Discipleship That Changes The World

What is your strategy for changing the world in the right direction for a long time to come?  Jesus’ strategy was discipleship.  Thinking about our part in that work is our focus for tomorrow night’s worship gathering. (6:45 pm in … Continue reading

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Half Day Retreat: How To and Report

[Upcoming Dates for LoveFirst Coast Gatherings:  Healing and Intercessory Prayer Service  November 11 at Nicholl’s Barn, (3445 SR13, 32259).  Worship Gatherings October 8, 22, and November 19 in the St. Johns Room at FCC (3450 CR210, 32259)  All gatherings are … Continue reading

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Discipleship Needed in the Face of Racism

The other day, I watched as an interfaith band of clergy linked arms and marched up to a group of militant protesters made up of emboldened white supremacists and neo-Nazi’s gathered to “unite the right”.   There the clergy knelt and … Continue reading

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The Month Ahead @ LoveFirst Coast

You are invited to fast and pray Tuesday.  We’re fasting and praying that God would lead us to people to bless. Prayer request: for God’s Kingdom to advance on the First Coast and especially through Young Life, Young Lives, and … Continue reading

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