3/22/2019– Prayer about Us

Pastor Daron CrossLife Blog

“Dear God, please make me as wealthy as possible. And healthy. And happy, too. Oh, and make life easier for my friends and family, and for me too, please.” Amen. Think about this, how many of your prayers did I just describe? I know that describes a lot of mine. Hey, I make them sound so spiritual, and I say …

03/21/2019– People Matter

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Christians want to win souls for Christ. That’s great! But we need to remember that souls are connected to people. People filter their life experiences not just in their soul, but through emotions, faulty beliefs, and limited viewpoints. People bring their personal history to every new scene. People assemble and create culture. People are ethnic. People have learning disabilities and …

03/20/2019– Captured

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St. Patrick had come to appreciate the Irish people, all the while still serving as slave. He eventually escaped back home to England. But not to stay. Patrick felt that he needed to go back and walk among the very people who had enslaved him. He wanted them to know Jesus like he did. To be changed, freed, and experience …

03/19/2019– Jesus Glasses

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“So from now on we regard no one from a worldly point of view” (2 Corinthians 5:16). There’s a video of a man having a bad day. People around him just make life difficult for him, beginning with his own family during the morning routine, then the neighbor kid in his way as he’s backing out of the driveway, then idiot drivers …

03/18/2019– Experience the Truth

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Now that your green wardrobe choices are buried again in the back of the closet, I’m going to reflect on St. Patrick. Why was he so important? What was his real impact on the history of the world? Somewhere in northeastern England, which was near the edge of the Roman Empire, lived a young man named Patricius (later known as …