Obscure Saints?

washing-feet[1]Ever heard of these people?

Priscilla, Aquila, Epaenetus, Mary, Andronicus, Junio, Amplias, Urbane, Stachys, Apelles, Aristobulus, Herodian, Narcissus, Tryphena, Tryphosa, Persis, Rufus, Asyncritus, Phlegon, Hermas, Patrobas, Hermes, Philologus, Julia, Nereus, Olympas. Continue reading

Balancing Family & Ministry

teeter totterAs life becomes busier and busier we tend to look for things to “cut” and unfortunately sometimes what ends up getting “cut” is, in reality, what we so desperately need. How does a family balance the demands of serving in a local church and time spent together as a family?

  1. Make Ministry a Family Affair
    When possible, serve as a family. What a blessing it is to see little boys helping dad pass out bulletins before church or daughters helping out in the nursery! The family that serves together is building lasting memories in their children of the absolute importance of serving within the local church. Have you ever considered participating in a ministry where your whole family could serve? Continue reading