Posts tagged with ‘encouragement’

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Leaders Need Encouragement, Too

by Matthew

Today is the deadline for men to submit their names for consideration to become elders—shepherds of God’s flock at this church. It is an exciting day because it brings us one step closer to what we could and should be as a congregation. To the men who are considering volunteering, I urge you to bathe […]

Sharpening Our Knives

by Matthew

“As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another.”  Proverbs 27:17 As a child, I never understood what a big metal stick had to do with sharpening knives. I just knew that occasionally my mom would pull it from its spot in the pantry and start sharpening. To me it looked like more of a […]