Tag Archives: missional living

Help from Christmas

It is a mistake to think the church has a mission.  The church does not have a mission.  God has a mission.  God’s mission has a church. God’s mission is most clearly evident in Jesus.  In Jesus, the God of … Continue reading

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Hope and Gratitude

Disciples of Jesus are called to be hope-filled people.  If there’s one thing this missional approach to life has helped me with, it’s hope.  God has a mission and invites us into it.  How can that not bring hope?  And … Continue reading

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The Power of Gratitude

This Sunday night, we gather for worship at 6:45pm in the St. Johns Room of Faith Community Church (3450 CR210, 32259) to be equipped to walk the journey before us with renewed joy and strength.  Come and discover the power … Continue reading

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Praying for Your Fighters

This Saturday Night, we’ll be at Nicholl’s Barn – located on the Bernath Family Farm – (for Google Maps, enter this address: 3445 SR13, 32259.)  We’ll get started about 6:45.  And there will be dessert! A few years back I … Continue reading

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Fighting for the People You Love

Are you in a spiritual battle for the people you love? At LoveFirst Coast we know that feeling. And we’d like to pass on what we have been learning about praying with authority. We’d consider it an honor to support … Continue reading

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Something God Is Doing in St. Augustine

(Next Gathering: 1/2 Day Retreat – Saturday, September 30, 9:30-2:00 at the home of Jim and Rita Bay.) I love that so many are engaged in the workf of advancing God’s Kingdom.  Ann and Sam Thompson at Clearer Vision Ministries  work … 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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