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2020 Vision: Listen and Lament

Jun 10, 2020 11:48:33 AM

He has shown you, O mortal, what is good.
And what does the Lord require of you?
To act justly and to love mercy
and to walk humbly with your God. – Micah 6:8

Earlier this year, before the pandemic, before the protests, we committed to looking at and meditating on Micah 6:8 as a way to bring 2020 into focus – justice, mercy and humility. Good words on which to focus, especially for Christians who care about the poor and homeless.

Come to the Rock: God's Promise in Crisis

Apr 29, 2020 2:41:18 PM

God as our rock is a promise of a solid foundation - secure, unchanging and permanent. Just what we need in a crisis.

Bread and Water: a diet for the desperate

Apr 22, 2020 3:30:45 PM

Jesus refers to himself as the bread of life and promises living water to all who believe. In desperate times, bread and water may be the exact diet we need.

Easter 2020

Apr 10, 2020 12:25:44 PM

Easter 2020 will be different than any Easter in memory, but that doesn't have to be a bad thing.

Jessie: Hatred Fueled by Trauma & Neglect

Apr 1, 2020 6:14:42 PM

Jessie's violent anger stemmed from a deep sense of neglect and could only be quelled by the profound gospel truth that he is loved by a good God.

Emily: Living Life Loved

Mar 26, 2020 10:44:22 AM

Thanks to a new understanding of grace, Emily went from living life in fear and shame to living life loved.

Life Transformation Begins with the Gospel.

Mar 17, 2020 12:40:57 PM

The good news that God loves you transforms lives in a powerful way. Here are three stories of men whose lives reflect the impact of the God's grace.

What I learned from my homeless guests

Mar 11, 2020 4:51:56 PM

Compassion plus accountability takes on personal dimensions when Barb invites two women experiencing homelessness into her home.

The Negative Split: Run for Recovery

Feb 13, 2020 4:16:53 PM

'Start strong. Finish stronger.' This slogan for the Negative Split also fits recovery. Four UGM runners talk about what running means to them.

2020 Vision: Justice, Mercy and Humility

Dec 31, 2019 2:56:09 PM

How do we as Christians live by the verse in Micah 6 that asks us "to do justice, to love kindness, and to walk humbly with Thy God"?