Category Archives: 1Corinthians

Body: Connected, Interdependent, One

These are the pews in Lausanne Cathedral in Switzerland. Notice how each chair in each pew is connected to the next. That’s the church. We are connected to each other, bearing one another’s burdens, relying on each other, and living … Continue reading

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Montreux II: Talent, Gifting, and Dying as a Copy

0.5% variation exists in the genes of humans, so aren’t we just all the same? “Fight all of your life to not die as a copy.” Surrender to the Lord to produce in you the image of the Lord Jesus … Continue reading

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Split: Ivan the Croatian Barber

I get my hair cut every two weeks. I have been away for two weeks and I have one week to go. Obviously I feel like a wooly mammoth. So in Split, Croatia in Diocletian’s Palace, which is their Old … Continue reading

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Rejoicing and Suffering in the Body

Sometimes we don’t want to suffer with others.  Sometimes we want to be insulated from their stresses and struggles.  If you are a member of the Body of Christ, however, you wade in, rejoicing with others in joy and walking … Continue reading

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Wise Living, Glorifying God

Today and each day, the follower of Jesus determines what is wise and what brings glory to God.  Holy Spirit, guide us as we make choices which demonstrate that we love God, love others, and bring glory to God in … Continue reading

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God Working Stories

When we share our stories and our convictions and our thoughts on our own spiritual journey, our friends can start to understand and consider their own lives through a lens of faith.  What’s your story?  Are you willing to open … Continue reading

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New Year Regimen

Today Let us consider the inspiring people around us so that as we contemplate a new year, we will build our own character and inspire others in the process. Our bodies and our lifestyles must be servants of our purpose … Continue reading

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