Posts from October 2020

Posts from October 2020

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Mission: Christmas Cheer 2020

Mission: Christmas Cheer is an opportunity to give back during the Christmas season and also keep Christ at the center of the season. While the pandemic has limited some of our opportunities to serve, we won’t let it stop our desire to spread Christmas cheer across our community. The opportunities to serve this year are: Hope Ministries Turkey Pickin’ Saturday, November 21st at 8:30 AM Hope Ministries: Bethel Mission (1310 6 th Ave., Des Moines) For our 6th year in…

10.27.20 Feed

OBEDIENCE IN ALL OF LIFE Obedience to Jesus is a willingness to yield every part of your life to what he desires for you. This includes the obvious behaviors we are told to avoid in the Bible, but it’s so much more. Obedience includes how you manage your relationships, your willingness to share the Gospel with others, how you use your time and money to serve, and even how you vote. As such, below is an assortment of articles encouraging…

10.20.20 Feed

ENGAGING THE REAL ENEMY Sunday’s message reminded us that our struggle is not against flesh and blood but against spiritual powers of our dark world. This couldn’t be more evident than when we think about the political climate in America. The first article by well-respected theologian Darrell Bock shines a light on how Christians should engage the culture given this very different world we now live in. This includes praying against the spiritual forces working behind the scenes to divide.…

Rooted Together

Roots for a tree are good, but intertwined roots in the woods are better. The same is true of people in in a church.
Lead, leadership, leader

10.13.20 Feed

FEEDING OTHERS We hope these first few weeks of the Ashworth Feed have delivered content to encourage and challenge you in your walk with Jesus. But beyond giving you different angles to consider as you grow in your faith, we hope some of these articles might allow you to step into a spiritual conversation with a co-worker, friend, or family member. Despite what you may think, most people aren’t hostile to Christian beliefs, they just never think about the things…

10.06.20 Feed

GIVE GOD SPACE TO SPEAK It’s been 2 days since our message about hearing God speak to us. How have you done creating space for God to speak to you, creating time to sit and be still and actually be able to hear what he has to say? If you haven’t yet made time to sit and be still and listen for God’s whisper, that’s okay. Take the time you were going to spend perusing the articles below, and instead…