We hunger and thirst for physical, security, social and status and purpose needs. The problem is the ways we often seek these needs have only momentary satisfaction. We are never satisfied. Satisfy Your Hunger and Thirst with the Bread of Life Jesus says don't seek to satisfy your hunger and thirst from human activity and aspirations. Instead, seek nourishment from … [Read more...] about Jesus Meets Needs | Fed by the Bread of Life (John 6)
Here are some equippinghispeople posts you may not have read this week: Being a Good Witness Are you a good witness? God calls each Christian to tell everyone his story. But sometimes we don't fully understand his story. We need to spend time in his Word to witness effectively. Building Each Other Up What do you talk about in church? How's your conversation? This … [Read more...] about Read This! Links to Equip Leaders – 21/04/18
Are you a good witness? God calls each Christian to tell everyone his story. But sometimes we don't fully understand his story. What is a Good Witness? A good witness is one who sees clearly, but also understands what they are seeing. According to Luke, Jesus spent most of his time after the resurrection explaining to people what it all meant. The women at his tomb are … [Read more...] about Being a Good Witness
The resurrection of Jesus changed everything! It ushered in a whole new world. Resurrection Doubts You may have your doubts, of course. Thomas, one of Jesus' followers did. He had said he would have to see and touch the nail prints and the scar in Jesus' side before he would believe he had risen from the dead. But when Jesus appeared to him and invited him to do just … [Read more...] about Hark! the Resurrection has happened!
Have the celebrations of Easter Sunday left you cold? Sometimes, our circumstances are so dark that we just don't feel like joining in. Have You Lost All Hope? For whatever reason, you may feel confused, desperate or afraid. You may feel as if you have lost all you had hoped for. Your life might resemble Good Friday much more than Easter Sunday now. I don't want to … [Read more...] about Claiming Resurrection Power
If you are suffering because of your circumstances, then sometimes the celebratory nature of Easter Sunday can seem bittersweet. But maybe, just maybe it's Friday but Sunday's coming. Easter Sunday Symbols Through the symbols of the cross, the nails, the stone and the empty tomb, Lieutenant Rob illustrates that God wants to use the power of resurrection in your life … [Read more...] about New Life in Jesus (Matthew 28)
Here are some equippinghispeople posts you may not have read this week: Great Expectations What are your expectations of Holy Week? What do you expect God to do in and through you this week? Our expectations of Holy Week are blown out of the water by Jesus, our Saviour and our Redeemer. Eliminating Interruptions Do you ever get to the end of the day and wonder where … [Read more...] about Read This! Links to Equip Leaders – 31/03/18
What are your expectations of Holy Week? What do you expect God to do in and through you this week? Where are you spending most of this week? At work? In education? At home? Away from home? What are you expecting to do in the coming days? Does your location affect your expectations? Do your plans make a difference to the way Holy Week might impact you? Jesus seems to … [Read more...] about Great Expectations