Thriving in a Hostile World

Sam Fossum looks at James 1:2-4 and 2 Corintians 1:8-10 and talks about how to thrive in a hostile world.

The Tools of the Gritty

Learn more about how to have spiritual grit in the second message of this sermon series: The Tools of the Gritty.

Fight a Good Fight: Understanding the Heart of Conflict

The Heart of Conflict Last week’s article, Fight A Good Fight: Looking Inward, was an introduction to thoughts about conflict resolution. If you didn’t get a chance to read it you can find it here. This article explores The Heart of Conflict. The heart is a Biblical term that describes more than an organ in […]

Grit: What is it and why would I want it?

Grit is “the ability to persevere over a long time without giving up.” It is having stamina. It’s daily commitment, stick-to-itiveness–day in and day out over weeks, months, and years. James encourages us to consider the flip side of challenges. Challenges can produce perseverance!

Fight A Good Fight – Looking Inward

We recently finished a  sermon series called Fight A Good Fight. The series was about conflict and even though the series is done I am continuing to think about what conflict resolution looks like. This is a topic that affects all of us. It’s good to know how to deal with conflict in a relational and […]