Conntecting the Dots

Posts Tagged: John 15

3 Ways We Can Stay Connected to Jesus

Once upon a time we lived in a house bordered by a fence upon which grapevines grew. Every summer, we watched these vines produce bunches and bunches of grapes.   I wish I could say I personified the Proverbs 31 woman and turned those grapes into jellies and jams, but alas, that wasn’t the case…. [ read more ]

Back to the Basics

Sometimes we, as followers of Jesus Christ, complicate our faith. Corporately, we bog down in theological discussions and get hung up on church politics, sometimes splitting our congregations over issues of little consequence. Individually, we strive in our own strength to please God and then berate ourselves when we fall short. We wander through wilderness… [ read more ]

Goin' Fishing

Today’s been a busy day. It began with an early morning prayer meeting at our church – our overnight guests (IM missionaries from Slovakia) were the featured speakers there. Afterwards we went out for breakfast with the prayer meeting attendees (as is the tradition for this particular group of mostly retired missionaries). It was a great… [ read more ]