Practical, inspirational resources to help you grow
Does it make any difference how you pray for your marriage, and if it does, how should you pray? Meet Willie and Elaine Oliver, directors of the General Conference Family Ministries, and hear how they have seen God at work in answer to prayer in their own marriage and in marriages around the world!
For many families, the first week of staying at home due to Covid-19 pandemic felt a bit like vacation. However, as the weeks have turned into months, things began to change with a myriad of Zoom meetings, trying to homeschool while working remotely, and adjusting to everyone being in the same space at the same time. Sometimes it seems like things are spinning madly out of control. We pray these resources will help you as we continue this journey through uncertain times.
What do you do when you are feeling tempted, discouraged, desperate, hopeless, fearful, disappointed? We invite you to be encouraged and inspired with the following short videos produced by the General Conference Stewardship department. All biblical stewardship revolves around one key principle, and that is learning to put God first. When we do that, everything else fits together.
What does it mean to surrender self and how does one truly do it? That is always the million dollar question! However, in this inspiring booklet by Joe Crews, we believe you will find some very helpful answers and be taken deeper in your walk with God along the way. Don't miss this powerful read!
What does it mean to be "spiritually fortified," and how do we become spiritually fortified to stand strong as Christians in today's challenging times? Join Melody Mason as she talks with host of Ministry in Motion, Ivan Williams, about removing spiritual breaches and cultivating a vibrant prayer life.
Are you hungry to have brother's and sister's to pray with? Are you feeling a bit isolated with all the social distancing regulations and longing for fellowship and spiritual support? We invite you to join 24/7 United Prayer, where you can unite daily with brothers and sisters around the world in prayer. Lives are being changed. Maybe yours will be next.
What does it mean to pray in a way that is truly pleasing to God? Perhaps, like many, you have the tendency to treat God like a divine prayer machine, in which you expect to feed in your prayer requests at one end and then take out your granted wishes at the other? In this short article Dr. Frank Hasel shares some insights that will broaden your spiritual horizons and take you deeper in your understanding of prayer.
Are you overwhelmed by trials and tribulations? Instead of asking how much you can handle start asking how big is our God? God can deliver you from whatever you are experiencing today. He can provide a way out. He wants to re-create the image of Jesus in you. In this inspiring sermon Jill Morikone will share from the Bible how to change your focus and start experiencing God in a new way today.
The words of Scripture can be full of surprises. Sometimes the thoughts God reveals to us in the Bible are challenging to our understanding because there is more in God’s Word that needs to be explored—and obeyed. But sometimes it is not the words of Scripture that pose the biggest challenge to our faith. It is God’s silence. So what do we do when God is silent? This article, by Dr. Frank Hasel, offers some new perspectives to grow our eyes of faith.
In this inspiring Ministry in Motion video, Jeffrey Brown talks about what it means to be a servant leader, following in the footsteps of Christ. The Bible tells us, "Even as the Son of man came not to be ministered unto, but to minister, and to give his life a ransom for many." Matt. 20:28
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