Be the Bridge Panel – August 30

If you have been to IF: Gathering before, you have heard about Be the Bridge, a group that seeks to create space and conversations for believers to to tear down barriers that have divided people. Many women in our church have expressed interest in this, but just haven't been sure where to begin.  On Wednesday, August 30… Continue reading Be the Bridge Panel – August 30

What I’d do for Juicy Fruit

By Marla Ledbetter   “Two are better than one because they have a good return for their labor.  For if either of them falls, the one will lift up his companion. But woe to the one who falls when there is not another to lift him up.”  Ecclesiastes 4:9-10 “There are ‘friends’ who destroy each… Continue reading What I’d do for Juicy Fruit

All The Way Home

By Jill Briscoe

Jesus said, “Take up your cross and follow Me!”
Matthew 16:24

One day in India after a traumatic and wrenching ministry visit, Jesus asked me a hard question. It happened like this:

Shaken, drained, discouraged, sickly
Tired and troubled and depressed,
Glad the time of serving over,
Now I’ll go home and rest.