100 Days Outside The Maze: Growing Generosity

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Mark Lancaster

We can impact the world around us everyday, by living a life of generosity. Generosity isn’t only about money, it can mean being generous with our time, our encouragement, our positivity, our influence, or our finances, etc. The point is...YOU can literally be a catalyst for life-transformation by growing in generosity!


100 Days Outside The Maze: Get Your Head Out Of The Clouds

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Mark Lancaster

Get your head out of the clouds...It's easy to do every day isn't it..? Especially as believers, we tend to get lost in our own thing...God's blessed each of us with an amazing gift, some with prophecy, others with exhortation, and evangelism. All these amazing and powerful gifts, are meant to be used together as a body of believers for the bigger picture. It is important to always remember our beginnings and to remain humble to steward our gifts with the the heart of Jesus, love.


100 Days Outside The Maze: Start With The End In Mind

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We don’t create our destiny, we discover our destiny. He already sees the full picture. When we look at circumstances from a heavenly perspective and see ourselves, and our future, the way our Father in heaven does…we start with the end in mind. We are acknowledging that Christ is in us and we cannot fail. Take comfort, and walk in His perfect peace, with that knowledge and confidence.


THE WAY: Go From The Mountain

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In Mark 9, we see Jesus shining with the Glory of God for the first time...
The transfiguration of Jesus that took place on top of that mountain was a promise & glimpse into a kind of life beyond what is apparent to earthly eyes. He was allowing them to see things from a Kingdom perspective, see Him the way God sees Him...filled with the light of His glory. As we go from the mountain, it’s important to remember things from that perspective, no matter what comes against us...we are all inherited children of God filled with His glory.


THE WAY: What is your intention?

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Jesus made it possible for people to belong, and have life to the full. To all Those who would never be given a chance and even be disregarded..
Despite what people may be walking in, He sees their potential, and their legacy. He paid the high price because He knew our worth. What is our intent? We may have the best intentions to see people’s lives changed, but do we see THEM as God SEES them...


THE WAY: Be Selfless

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Can you imagine how Jesus must of felt, after the loss of his cousin and great friend, John the Baptist? He was heartbroken and mourning his loss. He arrived off the boat to a massive crowd, waiting for Him. Jesus, despite His circumstance, saw them and his heart was filled with compassion. He saw they appeared as lost sheep without a Shepard, He ministered and taught them many things. 
(ref, Mark 6:34)


The Way: By His Side

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Jesus cherished companionship. He was intentional in choosing who’d walk by His side closely. He saw something unique in each of His disciples and recognized the power and influence they carried individually. He called forth identity & purpose in each of them...and taught them The Way of the kingdom. Even today, He wants us close, By His Side... “The Lord is close to all who call on Him.”


The Way: Who Are You Carrying To Jesus?

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Mark Lancaster

Do the healthy need a physician? Throughout scripture, you see Jesus going into the most unlikely places, dinning with notable sinners, and showing compassion to the cast aside. He met people right where they were, restoring hope to the hopeless and healing the broken. We are called to be an influence, and a light in our daily lives. What separates us from everyone else at work or the grocery store? We are called to Love radically...Who are you carrying to Jesus?