Community Service

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Serve the City – Our Attitude

“Have this attitude in yourselves which was also in Christ Jesus…” Philippians 2:5 (NASB) Last time we looked at the motive for service. Today we see the attitude that should mark our service. Paul gives two contrasting statements (“not this, but this”) to highlight the attitude of service. They are as follows: 1) We are to, “not merely look to our own…

Bleeding Heart Liberals

You need to get involved with us and become a bleeding heart liberal, Jesus-style. Whenever I hear this term, I don’t know what to do with it.  Is it good, is it bad?  I’ll admit, I’ve never been called a “bleeding heart liberal,” and I think because it’s derogatory toward people who champion social justice.  I was reading the Bible and meditating,…

Will you throw stones or be one who helps?

From an email from John Ensor as reported by Justin Taylor: Visit www.heartbeatinternational.org and you will see Lisa.  She represents one example of the community of Christians it takes some times to save even one mother and baby from abortion.  I met Lisa through the Core Center, our of Heartbeat affiliate in Sunbury, OH.  Listening to Lisa, I counted about 23 people who played…