Clean Up, Dinner’s Ready

“Clean Up, Dinner’s Ready” Nickel for every time you’ve heard that one! Does it bring back memories? It’s a rather ironic statement, isn’t it, especially living here in PEI with red soil? We come in from out in the field; the barn; the stall; the farm equipment; the garage, the...

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HAVE YOU EMPTIED THE TRASH YET?

“HAVE YOU EMPTIED THE TRASH YET?” If you’ve ever helped around the house as a kid, I’m sure you’ve heard those words before! And as you’re gathering it all up, haven’t you been tempted to think, “How much trash can there be since the last time?” What about us and...

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How to Use Your Talents to Help Others

How to Use Your Talents to Help Others

Therefore He says: “When He ascended on high, He led captivity captive, and gave gifts to men” (Ephesians 4:8). God has given each person at least one talent and in most cases more than one. I know what you are thinking, “God hasn’t given me any talents, I am just...

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Why Do We Need Grace?

Why do we need grace?

Before we talk about why we need grace, it is important to understand what it is. According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary (Webster was a Christian, and his definitions are wonderful) grace is: “Unmerited divine assistance given humans for their regeneration or sanctification.” So, let’s break this down. First of all,...

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Introducing Jesus to a Non-Believer

Introducing Jesus to a Non-Believer

As a Christian you know you have been called (commanded) by Jesus to share the message of salvation. These instructions were his very last words to us before he returned to heaven. We call these instructions the Great Commission. If you’re like me, you’ve had them memorized since you were...

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6 Creative Ways to Share the Gospel

6 Creative Ways to Share the Gospel

As Christians, we know that we are charged with sharing the good news of Jesus. We are familiar with the Great Commission in Matthew 28:18-20 right before Jesus ascended to heaven: “Jesus came and told his disciples, ‘I have been given all authority in heaven and on earth. Therefore, go...

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3 Bible Stories About Community

3 Bible verses about community

In general, Christians understand the importance of going to church; we worship together, we hear Biblical teaching, and we fellowship with each other. Some view the church as a social club or just “what you do” on Sunday mornings – but it’s really much more than that. During Bible times,...

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Grace Vs. Mercy – What’s the Difference?

Grace Vs. Mercy. What's the difference?

The words “grace” and “mercy” are heard often in religious contexts, but what do these words really mean? And how are they different? The Definition of Grace Grace is understood as the free and unmerited favor of God; there is nothing we can do to earn salvation or blessings from...

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What Millennials Want from Church

What millennials want from church

Millennials are the current generation of young adults—most often categorized as those being born between the early 1980s and the late 1990s. Millennials are also noted as belonging to a generation that: Is extremely tech savvy and tech-dependent Is driven towards career advancement in a particular field rather than loyalty...

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