Month: April 2017

blog to help followers

The Priorities of a Follower

The follower of Jesus has a very simplified priority system! In fact, it can’t be any simpler. There is one priority – follow Jesus. That’s a simple but incomplete answer! We could easily assume that our lives would then be one dimensional. What about family, friends, work, recreation, school. Don’t those things matter? Before we…
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April 25, 2017 0

Seven Keys for Endurance

Endurance is the key to almost everything good. We need endurance because sometimes life is hard! And when things are tough we need to be able to continue without losing hope or giving up! To follow Jesus we need endurance. Following Jesus comes with opposition. As a follower of Jesus, you will be misunderstood, ridiculed or ignored. To endure we need faith. Endurance…
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April 19, 2017 0

5 Essential Qualities for Handling Difficult People

Photo Credit: rose-smith Flickr via Compfight cc We all encounter difficult people – at home, at work, at church, in our neighborhoods, in life! What do we need, as followers of Jesus, to enable us to handle them? Grace – Too often we forget about all the grace that has been given to us. God’s…
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April 12, 2017 2

7 Unexpected Words Every Follower Needs for Growth

As we experience spiritual growth in following Jesus, we can easily get excited about the process, the joy, the adventure and the future. We all want things to be easy all the time but reality does set in! So we must be willing to accept and even embrace some unexpected words that are part of…
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April 5, 2017 0