Tag Archive: Common Good

1 Missed Call

1 Missed Call: how a divided heart is hindering your prayers, and what to do about it Isaiah 58:1-3a Cry aloud; do not hold back; lift up your voice like a trumpet; declare to my people their transgression, to the house of Jacob their sins. Yet they seek me daily and delight to know my […]

Wash your nets: transforming your day job into your life’s work

On one occasion, while the crowd was pressing in on him to hear the word of God, he was standing by the lake of Gennesaret, and he saw two boats by the lake, but the fishermen had gone out of them and were washing their nets. Getting into one of the boats, which was Simon’s, […]

How do I find peace in my life

In the bible, the Hebrew word for peace is ‘Shalom’ meaning peace with justice or wholeness that goes beyond the superficial. We are living in an era of extreme isolation – the ongoing pandemic in our culture today is loneliness. There’s a poverty of relationships that exists in our culture, that’s not only causing us […]

Stagnant Waters to Life Giving Streams

4 Now there are varieties of gifts, but the same Spirit; 5 and there are varieties of service, but the same Lord; 6 and there are varieties of activities, but it is the same God who empowers them all in everyone. 7 To each is given the manifestation of the Spirit for the common good. […]