Tag Archives: coming alongside

Six things to remember about coming alongside

(Click here for a video of John reading this Catch.) I am normally not a fan of ten steps to this or five steps to do that, but I recently came up with these six things to remember about being … Continue reading

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All together now

Can you find the Christians in this picture? No? Good. As far as I can tell, this is a picture of a bunch of sheep and goats together in a big herd. And when you see them all together like … Continue reading

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First century Christians

I just spent an hour with a few of our Vanguard leaders talking about the future of the Catch. With the world turned upside down right now due to the pandemic, and the church turned outside in due to the … Continue reading

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‘All aboard!’

People, get ready There’s a train a-coming You don’t need no ticket You just get on board All you need is faith To hear the diesels humming Don’t need no ticket You just thank the Lord – Curtis Mayfield Get … Continue reading

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Alone or together?

“Yours for the Journey” means we are not alone. It means we belong to each other for the duration. It means that if you choose to mess up, you take me with you; and if I mess up, I take … Continue reading

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Yours for the Journey

I chose you before the foundation of the world I formed your inward parts I knit you together in your mother’s womb I called you I heard your call I saved you I delivered you I forgave your sins I … Continue reading

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Close to you

On the day that you were born the angels got together And decided to create a dream come true So they sprinkled moon dust in your hair And golden starlight in your eyes of blue Remember this one by the … Continue reading

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This is God Territory

CATCH  ALERT  April 14, 2017  Attention: The Catch Family  A Catch Citizen’s granddaughter is missing.  Let’s galvanize the Catch community to assist in the search for and the safe recovery of Miriam Morris.   Description Miriam Morris is 18 years … Continue reading

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Turning Grace inside out

“Grace needs to be turned inside out so that we can see what God’s really doing in there.” That is the way Bram Floria, my guest last night on BlogTalkRadio responded to my question about what “Grace Turned Outward” looks … Continue reading

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Getting the prepositions right

I have a proposition for you: let’s get the prepositions right. When we get the prepositions right, God gets the glory. Let me explain. We don’t worship God by singing Him a song; we worship God by living His life … Continue reading

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