Quotes by A.W. Tozer

Tozer A.W. Tozer was a well-known American pastor, author and Bible teacher (1897-1963). He wrote more than forty books, two of which are regarded as classics: The Pursuit of God and Knowledge of the Holy. He was a person of prayer who spoke much about pursuing a deeper relationship with God.Read the rest

Southern Cross Kids Camps

Sckc Southern Cross Kids Camp is an excellent ministry reaching out to needy children, especially those from abusive backgrounds. There are now eight camps held each year in three states in Australia. Camps are also starting up in New Zealand. These camps provide a safe and positive environment for children to find healing from the hurts of their past and hope for their future.Read the rest

The iPad

IpadOkay, confession time … I have an iPad … and it is really cool. It hasn't replaced my phone or my laptop … yet … but it does a lot of things really well. It is brilliant for browsing the internet, doing email and checking your calendar.… Read the rest

Well-Known Proverbs …

Kids A 1st grade school teacher had 26 students in her class. She presented each child in her classroom with the first of a well-known proverb and asked them to come up with the remainder of the proverb.

 

While reading, keep in mind that these are first-graders, 6-year-olds, because the last one is a classic.Read the rest

The Global Shift

Rick Warren recently said …

The last 50 years has seen the greatest redistribution of a religion ever in the history of the world. There is nothing even to compare to it. For instance, at the beginning of the 20th century, in 1900, 71% of all, quote, "Christians" lived in Europe.Read the rest

Implementing Change

Traffic lights Ideas usually cannot be imported without modification. The cultures and other aspects of leadership and management are different; therefore, that they fail without some modification shouldn't be surprising. Even adopting simple devices may cause problems.

For example, traffic signals were invented in England, although the version used today was developed in the United States.Read the rest

Daily Habits

Habits Life is made up of daily habits. Our habits combine to shape who we are and who we will become. Habits are practices that we do repeatedly, often without awareness. Reflecting on our habits and then intentionally creating healthy habits is an important part of personal growth.Read the rest

The Gospel of John

John Our church is currently reading through the Gospel of John together (click here for the reading plan as well as other related resources, including Bible devotional thoughts). John would be many people's favorite gospel, because of its uniqueness. Many of our most well-known Bible verses come from John such as "God so loved the world that he gave …" and "I am the resurrection and the life …" Medieval scribes symbolized this Gospel with an eagle to indicate the heights of the Gospel's thought.Read the rest

Facebook

FacebookThis month, the number of people using Facebook will pass the 500 million mark. This is astounding when you consider that it was only six ago that years after Harvard graduate Mark Zuckerberg helped found Facebook in his dorm room as a way for students to keep tabs on one another.Read the rest