How well do you know the people you serve? How well do you understand their problems? In ministry, do you see neighborhoods or neighbors?
Both welcoming and washing require emptying yourself to serve others, which might sound like more than you can handle this Advent season. But no one who opens the door to Jesus and shares a meal with Him goes away hungry.
Use Scripture to teach kids to pray and strengthen your own relationship with God through prayer.
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You can discover a lot about a person when you listen to their words. You learn what they believe, about their passion, about their pain.
God's Word is living and active. It is a seed that produces life. There are no easy answers for the problems and questions of broken people, but there is a Good Teacher who knows all the answers and who gave us His Story to share.
How did Jesus communicate? Many times with stories. He asked hundreds of questions. He engaged in real conversation. What if Jesus chose to tell stories and ask questions and have conversation simply because He wants to know us, and He wants us to know Him?