Posts tagged with: growth

Perseverance Produces Growth

For this week’s Monday Minute, Michelle shares with us what God has been teaching her about how perseverance produces growth. Perseverance Produces Growth by Michelle Hieb   Each week I sat in an uncomfortable child-sized chair in the child-sized waiting...

One Word Can Change Everything

Can One Word change anything? Claudia launches a new Friday feature for 2020 with this week’s discussion on how God uses one word to change her perspective as she grows in faith. One Word Can Change Everything by Claudia Duff...

Set the Stage to Flourish

By Katye Riselli One year we trekked more than 1500 miles to a colder, seemingly barren terrain. As we traded our shorts and flip-flops for jeans, I rehearsed all the reasons this would certainly be the worst assignment ever. The...

Breaking Through

Breaking Through   There is a theme that seems to be pursuing me. It is uncomfortable, but entirely necessary. I wake up sensing it, walk through my day pursuing it, go to bed at night thinking about it. It’s a...

Free to Be a Giant

How We’re Learning By Kori Yates How to Become a Tree I feel stuck. I want to be strong and mighty, a faithful, mature child of the King. Yet, I seem to struggle with the same things over and over....

Determined Not to Miss This

Determined Not to Miss This We all have them. Measuring sticks. Literally or figuratively, we size up the spaces around, behind, and in front of us. Yeah. We like the feeling of attributing a number value to all kinds of...

Learning to Lean

Learning to Lean “What is your occupation?” she asked. This seemingly innocent and sterile question echoed around the chambers of my heart as I struggled to pin the answer down. I was simply filling out medical paperwork. I had done...

How to Learn from Painful Growth and Pruning

How We’re Learning By Muriel Gregory   O Lord, you have searched me and known me! You know when I sit down and when I rise up; You discern my thoughts from afar. You search out my path and my...

How to Depend on Christ

How We’re Learning by Muriel Gregory How often have you felt overwhelmed by life? How many times have you looked at your to-do list and wanted to crawl back in bed? When was the last time life was so overwhelming...

How to Hear God through People

How We’re Learning by Deb Blackburn My quiet time is one of my favorite times to listen and hear God, but it isn’t the only time He speaks. I hear Him when I am having coffee with a friend or...
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