The goal of our lives is to know Jesus, and become like Him. The more like Jesus we become, the more healed, whole and free we will be. One of the key ways we do this is through daily rhythms of life.
Money is a hugely sensitive subject in our culture, but Jesus talked a lot about money. Nearly half of all Jesus parables (16 out of 38) are concerned with how we handle money.
Liturgy can provide a framework for prayer when we are at a loss for words, exhausted or bewildered. Liturgies of Hope have been written for just such a time as this.
So what’s the deal about baptism? You may have been to a baptism before, but in case you haven’t, we’d better explain what baptism is. It’s a ceremony that usually takes place during a church service, and involves water!
Fasting is mentioned many times in the Bible, in both the Old and New Testaments. It means going without something that’s important to us so that we can spend more time praying and drawing close to God.