Commentary

April 18, 2014

Gaining Altitude – Growth Opportunities for the Week of 18 Apr

Through our character – an opportunity to reflect on important issues in our community

- Christians around the world are celebrating Easter or Resurrection Sunday this week. Many have a tradition of wearing new clothes on that day as a way to symbolize the newness of life.  You know how it feels to have a new pair of shoes or a new outfit – it does something to and even for you.  Take advantage of the “newness” of this Easter season to do something new in your life.

Through our prayers — an opportunity to pray for the needs of our community

- Make it your prayer this week to find something new to do as a sign that things can change.

 




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