A Glass of Glorious Hope, by Lindsay Hamby
By: Lindsay Hamby - 16 September 2014 - 0 Comments

You’ve heard it before. It’s one of those catchy phrases Christians like to toss around: “With God all things are possible.” It happens to be Ohio’s state motto. I grew up in Ohio, and [...]

Be A Peacemaker, by John Fischer
By: John Fischer - 15 September 2014 - 0 Comments

When our firstborn son, Christopher, was about six months old, I wrote a song about his toes. “Christopher knows Christopher’s toes,” was the opening line, and it was inspired by watching him sit in [...]

One Step To Unity, by Robert Fitts
By: Robert Fitts - 12 September 2014 - 2 Comments

Someone may ask, “But won’t all these little house churches scattered throughout a city cause division and disunity within the Body of Christ within the city?” Little churches cause no more division than big [...]

Shedding Light On Relationships, by Brandon Chase
By: Brandon Chase - 11 September 2014 - 3 Comments

Relationships are messy. Relationships are also glorious. The single-most element that distinguishes our experience of relationship is light. And I am not talking about that which comes from the sun or a bulb. “Jesus [...]

CONSENSUS: The Mind of Christ Through All the Voices, by Jon Zens
By: Jon Zens - 10 September 2014 - 1 Comment

Consensus can be looked at from many angles, but here I will focus on the importance of all voices being heard in the pursuit of Christ’s will. As I have traveled among all kinds [...]

The Price of Admission is Maturity, by Joseph Horevay
By: Joseph Horevay - 04 September 2014 - 1 Comment

There they were. All together in one room smiling, hugging and joyful. Twenty former friends – all who had previously in the midst of conflict fled away from one another. There was Bob and [...]

Assume The Position, by Dan Notti
By: Dan Notti - 03 September 2014 - 0 Comments

In one of the workshops I conduct, I ask the participants to communicate ‘conflict’ to their partner without using words. They invariably turn to face each other, put on one of those ‘prepare to [...]

Peace Sells But Who’s Buying? by Scott Whaley
By: Scott Whaley - 02 September 2014 - 0 Comments

I was rummaging through some old record albums not long ago and I found one by Megadeath that had this interesting title, “Peace Sells, But Who’s Buying?” I am not ashamed to admit that [...]

Peace-Keeping: A Shadow Cast by the Shepherd, by Neil Cole
By: Neil Cole - 01 September 2014 - 1 Comment

“Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.” – Jesus (Matthew 5:9) Shepherds don’t like it when people don’t get along, but they can sometimes tolerate it for too long. Whereas [...]

On Oxen And Muzzles, by Paul Byerly
By: paul@house2house.com - 28 August 2014 - 2 Comments

I just heard friends are going to lose their home. These friends have been in full-time ministry for a couple decades. Their para-church ministry has touched the lives of thousands. Testimonies of saved marriages, [...]