Tag: Word

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Praise and Proclaim Ministries Launches Outreach Initiative in Liberty Hill, TX

Praise and Proclaim Ministries received the privilege of launching an outreach initiative with Peace Lutheran Church in Liberty Hill, TX on April 7-8, 2017. This new mission start is reaching out to the growing community north of Austin. This included twelve members and the pastor from Trinity Lutheran Church in Crete, IL who came to …

Report from MissionFest ’17 in Houston

Mission Fest ’17 was held in Houston a week ago. This annual event provides opportunities for teenagers to proclaim the gospel. High school students from Wisconsin and Illinois spent their spring break to travel to Texas exercising their faith, receive training, and step out to proclaim the Good News.

3 Ways Christians can Proclaim God’s Pursuing Love to Others

Jesus courts unbelievers and wins them through his grace. He uses his faithful servants to be couriers who provide messages of God’s pursuing love.

Proclaiming the gospel requires getting out of the boat

We are familiar with the story of Jesus walking on water during a dark, stormy night and granting Peter’s bold request to join him. Bible teachers point to Peter’s lack of focusing on Christ as the cause of him sinking underneath the waves. Even though this lesson is true, believers may miss another important lesson …

Being a Light Depends on How we Listen

The Light of the world became flesh and the angels made his presence known. The Light lived, died on our behalf, and rose again. That Light is the Word — the Word made flesh — the Word that we celebrated during Christmas. The Word creates Light and those who are in the Light must not …

The Word made flesh empowers believers with the gospel

Words are powerful. They hurt, implore, and inspire. Out of love, God sent His Word to bring salvation. The Word became flesh so that all people may receive the Truth and the Life. The Word is that powerful. The Word is so important that God became flesh. It is the same Word that empowers believers …

The Word made flesh sustains believers with the gospel

Words can engage and implore. They are engraved in granite to remember and inspire. Words can tear down or destroy. Unloving remarks can forever be engraved in our hearts and minds. Words are that important. Out of his love for us, God became the Word in flesh. He came to save the world from our …

The Word made flesh entrusts believers with the gospel

Before time began… was the Word. The Word became the Light… and made his dwelling among us. The Word remains today… so that all people may believe in him. It is the Word we celebrate every Christmas – he is there, wrapped in cloths, and lying in the manger. The Word made flesh entrusts believers …