Don’t Drop The Cross!

As Christian Responders, we face challenging situations. To make matters worse, we also are faced with challenging people, as well. Emotionally taxing as it is, don’t let ugly situations and over the top emotions from others force you to drop the cross!

Us Versus Them

Romans 11:30-36 Matthew 15:21-28 Reflect on this Scripture alone or in a small group. In this week’s passages, I see an overarching theme: us, the saints, versus them, the sinners. I can think of countless times when the “us versus them” mentality dictated how I felt and behaved in a particular situation. My failed flesh […]

A Pebble for Your Fears?

Matthew 14:22-36 Reflect on this Scripture alone or with a small group. When I was in 7th grade, I remember coming home from a youth gathering with my confirmation class. The weather was horrid, and the Iowa National Weather Service made the Top 10 list on the radio. We were terrified of the storm encompassing […]