January 5 - 10
Cut From the Same Stone
All the biblical heroes came from the same rock - people like Abraham and Sarah; Ruth and Esther; David and Hezekiah; Peter and Andrew; Martha and Miriam; the Apostle Paul; and in his humanity, Jesus himself. Believers today are also from this same quarry. We have been hewn out of the same rock.
January 12 - 16
The Quarry Near Zippori
Imagine Jesus quarrying you out of ancient rock. Imagine the strong and loving touch of the Master Tekton as he holds you in his hands and carefully shapes you into the perfect size and fit known only to him.
January 19 - 23
He Leadeth Me
The view over the hillside was spectacular, yet ordinary. It was a view we would see often in Israel, yet one uncommon in our Western culture. It was a view that would reshape my thinking in weeks to come.
January 26 - 30
Principles of Community Development
God and his Word need to be a constant part of our thinking and conversation. This can only become a reality if we and our people study God?s Word. He gave it to us. Let us all resolve to use his Gift!