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What’s Your Ministry

by Mike

Some interesting thoughts from Oswald Chambers… Is He Really My Lord? Joy comes from seeing the complete fulfillment of the specific purpose for which I was created and born again, not from successfully doing something of my own choosing. The joy our Lord experienced came from doing what the Father sent Him to do. And […]

5 Things People Blame The Church For…But Shouldn’t

by Mike

  Hmmmmm……. 5 Things People Blame The Church For…But Shouldn’t There’s a lot of church bashing that happens these days. I get that. Some of it is deserved. Like me, maybe you’ve noticed that a lot of people feel justified in dismissing the church as anything between a complete disappointment and otherwise useless. Doubtless people have […]

WE ARE CALLED…

by Mike

  Today we all are called to be disciples of the Lord, to help to set the captive free, make plowshare out of sword, to feed the hungry, quench their thirst, make love and peace our fast, to serve the poor and homeless first, our ease and comfort last. © 1989 by H. Kenn Carmichael […]

WE ARE CALLED…

by Mike

  Today we all are called to be disciples of the Lord, to help to set the captive free, make plowshare out of sword, to feed the hungry, quench their thirst, make love and peace our fast, to serve the poor and homeless first, our ease and comfort last. © 1989 by H. Kenn Carmichael […]

by Mike

Hey; we at Mosaic are pondering starting what we’re calling “Next Steps”, and wondering what the interest might be. In a nutshell, we would be forming what might be called “Recovery Circles” made up of 6-10  people committed to staying sober, vulnerable, and accountable with one another. The idea being to create an additional safe […]

by Mike

Breath of God, O life-giving Spirit, Yours the truth that we seek this day. Yours the wisdom, Yours the understanding, Yours the guidance on life’s dark way. Source of courage when hearts are weary, source of strength for the day’s long journey, Spirit God, our hope and faith, breathe now within us Your holy breath. […]

WHAT WOULD YOU CHOOSE… MY RESPONSE

by Mike

The First Question: “I want to live in a world where…” My Response: “I want to live in a world where Christ followers reflect God as He has revealed Himself in Christ – on the cross.” Just added that last part as a result of something I just read… I think it makes a huge […]

WHAT WOULD YOU CHOOSE… TWO RESPONSES

by Mike

Here are two responses to our questions: 1) “I want to live in a world where…” people get along with each other, and think of others first. “To create this world I will…” do my part to be understanding, positive and give others the benefit of the doubt at all times. 2) I would like […]

WHAT WOULD YOU CHOOSE?

by Mike

Greetings, it’s been awhile. We have completed our time as mountain folk and are back on the flatlands otherwise known as the Peninsula. We can’t thank our friends Mark and Pam enough for letting us hang-out at their new place for three months. It was beautiful and serene on the mountain (we were in La […]

God of Light…

by Mike

God of light, though you have called us to the light, too many of your children still live in a world of darkness. Show us how to bring the light of Christ to illuminate their world with hope. Amen – Moravian Daily Texts Mike Davis