Posts tagged with: Culture

“A generation of Christians reared among push buttons and automatic machines is impatient of slower and less direct methods of reaching their goals. We have been trying to apply machine-age methods to our relations with God. We read our chapter, have our short devotions, and rush away, hoping to make up for our deep inward......
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Did I offer peace today? Did I bring a smile to someone’s face? Did I say words of healing? Did I let go of my anger and resentment? Did I forgive? Did I love?  These are the real questions.  I must trust that the little bit of love that I sow now will be many......
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Anna and Elsa are two inseparable sisters (I have two daughters a lot like them!) in the absolutely SMASHED IT hit animated comedy musical drama . . . They are different – the younger being adventurous and mischievous, the older more cautious – but, because she loves her sister and hanging out with her – gets......
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Without these three cultural connections I don’t think we stand a chance of reaching young people effectively. In kicking this post off then, here is a quote from Bishop Graham Cray, Youth ministry involves entering young people’s world in order to plant the gospel and the church there – it is not a bridging strategy......
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