Posts about Community

(Dis)connecting Women (Dis)connecting Women

Posted by Dalene Reyburn on October 25, 2018 in Community, Contributing Author, Faith, Unite, Build, Live

‘Just come on Friday afternoon with your kids. We’ll be there. Pull in!’ The ‘there’ was my house. I was overhearing my friend Carin inviting another mom, and her kids, to a mass play date that I’d be hosting. Later Carin half-laughed, half-apologized, because Gosh, she said, what was I thinking? It’s not my place […]

United in Presence United in Presence

Posted by Guest Blogger on August 2, 2018 in Community, Faith, Guest Blogger, Unite, Build, Live

Say the words: “Damian Lillard’s buzzer beater” to any true Portland Trail Blazers fan and you will undoubtedly witness a wry smile spread across their face in less than .9 seconds. Give them another few seconds and I’m almost certain they would eagerly recite where they were, who they were with and describe the eerie […]

Together We Build Together We Build

Posted by Julie Widman on July 19, 2018 in Community, Faith, Julie Widman, Unite, Build, Live

As a 16 year old sophomore in high school I found myself in Mexico during spring break. I went to Mexico with my church’s youth group to build five houses with Amor Ministries. It was a week of sweat, tears, and joy to build a house for a very deserving family. Along with 100 other […]

Unity: A Divine Mandate Unity: A Divine Mandate

Posted by Joy Roberts on July 12, 2018 in Community, Faith, Joy Roberts, Love, Unite, Build, Live

When you see unity you want it. It’s a beautiful thing and I think God hardwired that longing into our DNA as humans. A handful of years ago I was in a stadium filled with thousands of people at a Christian leadership conference. It was men and women, old and young, leaders and laymen, from […]

Social Persecution Surviving Social Persecution

Posted by Guest Blogger on July 5, 2018 in Community, Faith, Freedom, Guest Blogger

“Blessed [comforted by inner peace and God’s love] are those who are persecuted for doing that which is morally right, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven [both now and forever].” (Matthew 5:10 Amplified) A few days ago I was on Twitter and happened to land on a post by one of my favorite Bible […]