June 13th, 2016 by Dan Mancini
Don’t you realize that in a race everyone runs, but only one person gets the prize? So run to win!
1 Corinthians 9:24
Have you ever felt stagnant as a group leader? Have you ever felt like you’re not getting anywhere? Have you ever begun to wonder why you’re leading groups at all? Read the rest of this entry »
June 1st, 2016 by Dan Mancini
Since I was a kid, I’ve found a passage in Genesis 32 weird and confusing. You know the one I’m talking about: when Jacob wrestles God:
24 So Jacob was left alone, and a man wrestled with him till daybreak. 25 When the man saw that he could not overpower him, he touched the socket of Jacob’s hip so that his hip was wrenched as he wrestled with the man. 26 Then the man said, “Let me go, for it is daybreak.”
But Jacob replied, “I will not let you go unless you bless me.” Read the rest of this entry »