Tag Archives: comfortable

An Uncomfortable Yes

    Remember Peter’s vision about the unclean animals? Animals the Lord God told him to kill and eat?   Acts 10:14 (NIV) “Surely not, Lord!” Peter replied. God asks us to do something unusual. It makes us uncomfortable. We … Continue reading

Posted in Building blocks of the economy | Tagged , | Comments Off on An Uncomfortable Yes

Uncomfortably Happy

Posted in Door of opportunity\ | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Comforting the Comfortable?

  I admit it. I whine. To God.     Me: I just want to be comfortable. Dear Jesus, is that too much to ask? Jesus: If I expected you to be comfortable, you wouldn’t need the Comforter. John 14:26 … Continue reading

Posted in Foundation of faith | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Comforting the Comfortable?

Uncomfortable Heritage

    I would rather be comfortable.  But our Scriptural role models didn’t lead comfortable lives.   Abram left his home for an unknown destination (Genesis 12) Joseph was sold into slavery by his brothers (Genesis 37) David was hunted … Continue reading

Posted in Door of opportunity\ | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Uncomfortable Heritage

Make Yourself Uncomfortable

    How do you feel about your church?   Convicted Challenged Comfortable In a different congregation, a different time, people were sharing how they felt about their church. Around the table, one by one, the answer was “I’m comfortable … Continue reading

Posted in Door of opportunity\ | Tagged | Comments Off on Make Yourself Uncomfortable