PRAYER WORKSthoughts from Carey Nieuwhof Should we really stop saying that prayer works? Well, yes and no. Most people who say prayer works these days really mean God did what I wanted him to do. As if prayer was a button to be pushed to release exactly what they wanted from the vending machine. Prayer is not a button to be pushed; it's a relationship to be pursued. P...Keep Reading
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We are on Day 7 of 21 Days of Prayer leading up to Easter and praying for one specific thing or group as it relates to the Coronavirus crisis. Today we're praying for our local churches and church leaders who are trying to care for our community during this time....
We are spending 21 Days of Prayer leading to Easter and praying for one specific thing each day related to the Coronavirus. Today we're praying for the 210 children The Journey sponsors in Peru and for families trapped in poverty around the world and dealing with this disease....
Hey Journeyers, as we get ready to head into summer we wanted to thank you for your generosity last Christmas through our Hope Christmas Project. We wanted to update you on the ways that your generosity is making a difference all around the world and helping people experience "relationships, not religion" far beyond our reach along the lakeshore....Keep Reading
Here's an update from The Journey's financial gifts given to our strategic partners at Christmas!...Keep Reading
We watched the above video this past Sunday at church. Here's a few more as we explore God and how He speaks to us and connects with us: ...Keep Reading
This past Sunday we took another look at how to pray (view it here). We viewed part of the video above as we continued to explore what we should say when we pray. The whole idea was that prayer wasn't about being religious or even about saying the right words. It's about building a tight connection with God....a lifeline. We looked at the Lord's Prayer in Matthew 6 as...Keep Reading
PRAYER FOR THIS WEEK "Thank you Lord that you want to hear from me, that you want to speak to me. Help me to be the good soil, that hears you, and retains what you say. Produce something good in and through me. Help me to be aware of you today. In Jesus name, amen" More follow up from Sunday can be found in our event on Bible.com/Bible Apphttps://www.bible.com/events/2...Keep Reading