Amen Corner: Real Joy

Amen Corner: Sunday Stewardship Inspiration Real Joy And as he said this, he showed them his hands and feet. While they were still incredulous for joy and were amazed, he asked them, “Have you anything here to eat?”  This season of Easter joy is meant to be lived in real ways for all our days. Sunday’s […]

Amen Corner: Of One

Amen Corner: Sunday Stewardship Inspiration Of One “The community of believers was of one heart and mind, and no one claimed that any of his possessions was his own” Acts 4:32. Can you imagine this sense of unity, connection, and commitment to one another as the Church? Their realization of who Jesus truly was after the […]

Easter Joy: Freely Loving & Giving

Easter Joy: Freely Loving & Giving The word “freely” has great power in it. Jesus gained victory over our sin and death by freely choosing to suffer and to die on Good Friday so that we can live in His love forever. He trusted and obeyed his Father fully and freely. His life was not […]

Amen Corner: What is Above

Amen Corner: Sunday Stewardship Inspiration What is Above Brothers and sisters: If then you were raised with Christ, seek what is above, where Christ is seated at the right hand of God. Think of what is above, not of what is on earth. For you have died, and your life is hidden with Christ in God. When Christ your life […]

Amen Corner: Also Our Story

Amen Corner: Sunday Stewardship Inspiration Also Our Story He humbled himself, becoming obedient to death, even death on a cross. (Phil2:8) This tells us all that we need to know about faithful serving and sacrificial giving as a disciple of Jesus. If you and I are not changed by the Passion of Jesus Christ, we miss the point. The […]

Amen Corner: Must Follow Me

Amen Corner: Sunday Stewardship Inspiration Must Follow Me Amen, amen, I say to you, unless a grain of wheat falls to the ground and dies, it remains just a grain of wheat; but if it dies, it produces much fruit. Whoever loves his life loses it, and whoever hates his life in this world will […]

Amen Corner: The Gift of God is You

Amen Corner: Sunday Stewardship Inspiration The Gift of God is You The gift of God is you…not by your merit but by God’s grace…intended for the small or large tasks that God gives you to love others with his mighty power.  For by grace you have been saved through faith, and this is not from […]

Amen Corner: Wiser and Stronger

Amen Corner: Sunday Stewardship Inspiration Wiser and Stronger The foolishness of God is wiser than human wisdom, and the weakness of God is stronger than human strength. (1Cor 1:25). Why would we ever try to go it on our own power? Why would we try to solve problems and overcome challenges ourselves, rather than be […]

Amen Corner: Stewardship Leads to Faithfulness

Amen Corner: Sunday Stewardship Inspiration Stewardship Leads to Faithfulness We might default to thinking it’s always the other way around. That faithfulness leads us to stewardship. Abraham radically obeyed God’s command in being ready to kill his beloved son as a sacrifice. How? Maybe it helped that Abraham fully appreciated that Isaac came from God […]

Amen Corner: Good News! Change of Plan

Amen Corner: Sunday Stewardship Inspiration Good News! Change of Plan “The kingdom of God is at hand. Repent, and believe in the gospel.” (Mk 1:15)  Jesus comes out of the desert to begin his ministry by announcing the kingdom of God, telling us to repent and believe in the gospel – which means good news. […]