Posts with the category “body-of-christ”
Why Plant More Churches?
by Saskia Smith on March 31st, 2022
One Monday, I got a message from my cousin Hillary. She asked about our online Bible study group that I started last year during the pandemic. I was happy she wanted to get involved, even though we were miles apart. The technology we have today has helped us to make disciples regardless of geographical limitations.However, as disciples of Jesus we need a local community of individuals that can hel...
Remembrance and Reconciliation- Commemorating the 1920 Election Day Massacre
by Saskia Smith on October 15th, 2020
Scripture tells us that in 2 Corinthians 5:18 that “All this is from God, who reconciled us to himself through Christ and gave us the ministry of reconciliation” (NIV). And while we may understand the call and the stewardship to be agents of reconciliation in the earth, many of us struggle to find practical, meaningful, and significant ways to fulfill this essential ministry of reconciliation. All...