Overflow/Pouring out to others Archive

30.30.30. Day 26: Our Call: Follow and Go

30.30.30. Day 26   The Passage: Luke 9:57-10:3 57 As they were going along the road, someone said to Him, “I will follow You wherever You go.” 58 And
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30.30.30. Day 22: Our Power and Help

30.30.30. Day 22   The Passage: John 14:16-31 16 I will ask the Father, and He will give you another Helper, that He may be with you forever; 17
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30.30.30. Day 9: Look out and see what He Sees

30.30.30. Day 9   The Passage: John 8:1-42 1 Therefore when the Lord knew that the Pharisees had heard that Jesus was making and baptizing more disciples than John
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Is there a Better Way to Measure Success?

Ours is a world fueled by likes, influence, followers, numbers, and appearances. We are consumed with ourselves and making ourselves known, heard and followed. It is easy for me to
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Four Steps to Sharing the Gospel in your Circles

I’m always thinking of ways to be more effective. I like to organize a closet in order to make more room. I notice a hole in the way our
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Following Jesus will send us places. Yikes, but where?

I have a small painting from China of an apple harvest. The painting is dotted with lots of red round juicy apples and of workers diligently picking and packing
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Giving the Unexpected at Christmas: Reflections on a Lavish Giver

This is the first year I have taken full advantage of Black Friday and Cyber Monday for Christmas shopping. Sitting in the comfort of my home, saving up to
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Easy as Fudge!

Fudge reminds me of the Christmas season.  I think my Grandma made it during the holidays, then my mom and now me. Some college women came over last week
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Three Elements of a “discipleship time” (How to use this time)

For some, being in a discipleship relationship seems daunting. I remember thinking that if I discipled or mentored someone I really needed to have my act together. On the
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Loving Those in My Life Who Are Difficult to Love

Let’s get this out there– some people are just plain difficult for me to love. I hate to admit it, but I have even prayed for them to “go
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