Imagebearer Devotion, September 7th, 2016

Matthew 11:28-30 28 “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. 29 Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. 30 For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.”  ...

Imagebearer Devotion September 6th, 2016

The Windows of Heaven “Bring all the tithes into the storehouse, that there may be food in My house, and try Me now in this,” says the Lord of hosts, “If I will not open for you the windows of heaven and pour out for you such blessing that there will not be room...

Book Notes: The Recovery Minded Church

Probably the best place I know of for a church to start getting an understanding of the need for Recovery Ministry in every church. With that being said, this is not a recipe for starting such a ministry. There are plenty of resources out there for that purpose and...

Book Notes: Me Too by Jon Weece

I learned about Jon Weese when I went to Catalyst in 2014, his book “Jesus Prom” was given away as a freebie. I didn’t read it for the longest time because I just didn’t get the title. When I finally picked it up, it made my top 10 books of...

I love my church! Out of the Box, You Rock!

Yesterday on my way to church I started thinking about my life and where God has brought me to. About 30 years ago as I was just really beginning my walk in church, I was what I would call, “a good pharisee.” I had been introduced to Jesus and accepted the...

From Stressed To Blessed: Book Notes

5.0 out of 5 starsGreat tool to reduce the stress in your life. By Ronnie Collins on December 23, 2015 Verified Purchase In the front of the book the author tells us that even though you could read the book in one sitting, don’t do it. However, being the kind of...

Not Safe For Church: Book Notes

5.0 out of 5 starsLet those who have ears, listen By Ronnie Collins on January 25, 2016 Format: Kindle Edition Verified Purchase This is a well written book with a message the church has to hear if she is going to survive. I said the “individual churches”...

Defying ISIS: Book Notes

5.0 out of 5 starsWe all need to educate ourselves on the atrocities taking place in our world and then do something to help those who are hurting ByRonnie Collinson January 23, 2016 Format: Kindle EditionVerified Purchase I have been hearing about ISIS along with the...

“if” Book Notes

Anything that Mark writes is OUTSTANDING. I actually started this book the last few days of December after receiving a copy in October. I had picked the book up several times and just wasn’t ready to read it. I have done this with more than one of Marks books. I...