Followers of Jesus are called to live in the same “way” that Jesus did — The Way of Love. We learn this way by seeing and experiencing the love of Jesus for us. The great commands to love God and love people beckon us to lay our lives down in…
Living like Jesus is Lord is the adventure of counting the cost of following Him and resting in the promise of His victory.
Is thanksgiving dependent on circumstances or the consistency of who Jesus is and what He’s done for us?
Honor has incredible power. We pursue honor by starting with a revelation of Jesus’ honor and value for us. We take practical steps of avoiding comparison, taking the effort to honor others, considering what’s important for others, avoiding offense, and thinking the best of one another.
Those who are faithful with little can be entrusted with much. As we seek to become people of great impact for God’s Kingdom, we fix our eyes on Jesus and run the race with endurance through faith and hope.
Our obedience is rooted in the Lordship of Jesus, and we are invited into a partnership of participation with God as we walk in response to all that He says.
What is our dream for CITC? To be a covenant-community – a family – of God’s people where He is present, wanting nothing more than to see His reign and rule come to our neighborhoods and the nations while understanding the vital role of partnership and accountability in achieving this.
If Jesus is my Lord then how does grace shape my identity? And how do we ensure that God’s grace is not in vain?
BECAUSE JESUS IS LORD part 3 – Trust: Where Does it Come From? (Mt. 4, 25, 28) – Christian Martinsen
We can trust Jesus because He is safe. It’s those leaders that make us feel safe that we can trust and follow–Jesus’ sacrifice was the ultimate demonstration of servant-leadership. When we fully trust a leader like Jesus, fear leaves. Every organization, group or family with a leader has an environment…
Freedom in Christ gives us the ability to choose to truly love, give & serve. When we walk by the Spirit, we deny the destructive “self” and sacrifice our lives for the glory of God and the love of people.