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...The Forest for the Trees

    One of my favorite Bible resources comes to us courtesy of two local Portlanders: Tim Mackie and Jon Collins, who give us The Bible Project. They recognize that we can tend to read the Bible like it is just a “behavior manual, a theology...

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      Lord, Give Us A Listening Heart

      04.23.19 | Listening | by Janet Cabascango

      Dietrich Bonhoeffer wrote: “The first service that one owes to others in the fellowship consists in listening to them. Just as love to God begins with listening to His word, so the beginning of love for the brethren is learning to listen...

        How's Your Heart?

        06.06.18 | Caring | by Janet Cabascango

        "The widest thing in the universe is not space.  It is potential of the human heart." A.W. Tozer, The Pursuit of God. While God is certainly concerned with the well-being of our physical heart, it is the state of the spiritual heart...

          The Birth of Stephen Ministry

          01.31.18 | Caring | by Janet Cabascango

          Kenneth Haugk, a pastor and clinical psychologist in 1975, knew his congregation had practical concerns that needed to be met with love. The grieving needed a listening ear; the depressed, encouragement; the confused, guidance. Yet Haugk knew he...

            Be An Encourager

            09.01.17 | by Janet Cabascango

            In the words of Plato, “Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.” Let me add God’s word to it, be an encourager. It has been said that everyone is either in the midst of the battle or just coming out of a battle or about to enter...