Whether it’s sitting next to a new friend at lunch, going to a birthday party, or watching a game at someone’s house, all of us have benefited from someone inviting us to something. But there’s an invitation we can extend that may change someone’s life forever. And the opportunity to extend that invitation exists now more than ever.
We all want to be in a great relationship. But great relationships don't automatically happen because we found the right person or because we made a promise. They happen when we strive to become the person we're looking for.
We were taught a lot of things growing up. Friends, parents, coaches, etc., all offered up lessons on life. Some of them were helpful. But what if we still believe a childhood lesson that is actually a myth? In this series, we make a note to self and look at a few things we wish we’d learned growing up.
I can’t believe I said that. Why did I do that? Where did that come from? Emotions can get the best of us. If we’re not careful, things like anger, lust, greed, fear, and envy can shape our actions much more than we want them to. Monitoring our behavior is not enough. We need to monitor our hearts.
Sometimes we get to places in our lives where we ask the question, “What difference does it make?” We can get there with our diets, our parenting, our habits, and our communication. We can even get there with our faith. But when Jesus showed up, he didn’t intend on business as usual. He came to make a difference.And he came for the whole world to feel that difference. So that begs the question, “What difference does it make?”Join us over the next few weeks to find out.