Hospitality Is War | Desiring God

Christian hospitality isn’t just a nice thing to do. It’s an act of warfare against sin and Satan. God has a habit of waging war with strange weapons. He fought Egypt with frogs, gnats, and boils. He defeated the Midianite army with Gideon’s clay pots and torches. Strangest of all, he defeated sin and death[…]

Building Bridges

Building bridges takes more than structurally-sound triangles and a solid blueprint.  In this case, it demands intentionality, surrender, grace, deep love, and true [splagchnizomai] compassion. It requires stepping outside yourself and comfort zone. Meeting your neighbors.  Living out the gospel.  Loving even, especially, when it’s hard. Anne is sharing her family’s story over at Front Porch[…]