Happy Hobbit Day! Today is the fictional birthday of Frodo and Bilbo Baggins! Hobbits love staying at home, eating good food, and being comfortable. Who doesn’t? But sometimes, we, like Frodo and Bilbo, need the bravery to leave that all behind when something else is more important. Check out this week’s blog and comment with your favorite quote from The Hobbit or The Lord of the Rings, or tell us your favorite meal of the day (hobbits eat breakfast, second breakfast, elevensies, luncheon, afternoon tea, dinner, and supper)!
Would you hide a lamp under a bowl? In the Sermon on the Mount, Jesus calls His followers “the light of the world,” which means we were meant to stand out and shine brightly! Let’s further illuminate this metaphor from Matthew 5.
Salt preserves. Salt enhances flavor. Salt heals. Be a salty Christian!
Are you waiting for Real Life to start or looking for the Next Thing to come along? Maybe you’re not exactly where you want to be right now, or where you think you “should” be. But don’t spend so much time waiting for something different that you miss what God has for you right now. Check out this week’s blog post on “Finding Purpose in the Waiting Place.”
“Am I really a believer?” “How do I know I’m really walking in the Spirit and not just ‘faking it’?” Thoughts like this can cause a lot of internal anguish, but you’re not alone in feeling that way. Check out Hannah’s thoughts on the fruit of the Spirit and her own spiritual imposter syndrome.
“What’s wrong with knowing what you know now and not knowing what you don’t know until later?” – Winnie-the-Pooh I don’t like not knowing. It’s uncomfortable. It’s what you...