Just like in a foot race, there are many things in our faith that can "trip us up."
Try It , Make Up Your Own Mind (Value #6: Come and See)So Far, So Good
"Come and See" is sharing good news with someone that you care about and inviting them to check it out for themselves.
Out of the Way and Pave the Way! (Value #5: Excellent Environments)So Far, So Good
If we want people to be able to "bump into Jesus" we have to be willing to get out of the way and pave the way for that to happen.
If So, Hang On (Value #4: Gifted Service)So Far, So Good
Jesus said that the proof of holding on to him is love and the proof that you love... is serving.
Me Too, You Too (Value #3: Authentic Community)So Far, So Good
Jesus describes his community as a place where everyone who is searching for truth is welcome.
For Some, Not Me (Value #2: Relational Intimacy)So Far, So Good
How does Jesus respond when we fail and tell him to go away?
If So, Then What If… (Value #1: Biblical Authority)So Far, So Good
Why should anyone believe any of the teachings or promises of Jesus, let alone, follow him?
So Far, So Good (Hope)So Far, So Good
Life can feel both awesome and horrible at the same time. How do we keep going?