Living a Cross-Shaped Life

Sacrifice is choosing to give up something you value for the benefit of someone else. Cruciformity, a 2nd-Century word, means living a cross-shaped life. We …

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What is the Father REALLY Like?

Before knowing our own identity in God, it is necessary to know the identity of God himself. One way to know what God, The Father, …

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Holiness, Health, and Rest: What the Bible Says About Our Physical Bodies

God, Himself – The One who shaped and created us – took on the form of a physical body through Jesus Christ. As we look …

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Can You Remind Me?

We all need reminders. We write them on sticky notes, put notifications in our phones, and sometimes convince ourselves that we’ll just rely on our …

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Lovers of Good

As followers of Christ, we’re called to be “lovers of good,” but what does that actually mean? We use the word “good” to describe so …

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Day 29: Lent Daily Devotional

SCRIPTURES: 12 Now the sons of Eli were scoundrels who had no respect for the Lord 13 or for their duties as priests. Whenever anyone …

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Day 16: Lent Daily Devotional

SCRIPTURE: So now I am giving you a new commandment: Love each other. Just as I have loved you, you should love each other. 35 …

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Day 3: Lent Daily Devotional

SCRIPTURE: After this, Absalom bought a chariot and horses, and he hired fifty bodyguards to run ahead of him. 2 He got up early every …

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Day 5 – Relational Communication

Relational Communication Being intentional in your relationships means checking and connecting with them on a regular basis. Throughout the Jumpstart, days will be focused on …

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Understanding Value

Knowing the COST of something is helpful in determining its VALUE. When we recognize the value of heavenly things, we can pursue the highest and …

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