It’s easy to get wrapped up in life. Sometimes, we simply overextend ourselves with too many busy actives. Other times, clutter creeps in piece by piece over the years and begins to bog us down. Either way, the end result for many is simply exhaustion.
“Therefore, I urge you, brothers and sisters, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God—this is your true and proper worship.” Romans 12:1 Most of us have heard that verse, and abide by it. We understand that we now live in the age of grace and […]
Kansas City, MO. — Highways Ministries is selling “Ten Keys to Raising Kids That Love God” for a suggested donation of $18 to raise funds for the Orphan Justice Center, based in Grandview, MO. “Ten Keys to Raising Kids That Love God” was written by Leilani Haywood, an award-winning writer and online editor for SpiritLed […]
When you go out shopping or to the coffee shop, what do you notice? Sitting down with your spouse watching the news, what jumps out at you? If you’re like most people, it’s darkness. Darkness is all around us. It seems like it’s suddenly crept in, and gone are the easy, carefree days of yesterday. Now terrorism, suicide bombers, […]
A voice of one calling: “In the wilderness prepare the way for the Lord; make straight in the desert a highway for our God. Every valley shall be raised up, every mountain and hill made low; the rough ground shall become level, the rugged places a plain. And the glory of the Lord will be […]
Tucked on a small side street east of downtown Kansas City, Freedom Fire Urban Ministries is a big difference in the lives of the community. Above all, Freedom Fire seeks to advance God’s Kingdom in the inner city through genuine, authentic relationships with Christ. Their goal through those relationships is to strengthen and raise up […]
Do you ever get the feeling that Christians are more interested in sitting around waiting for God to do something than actually going and doing something for God? Me too. Usually, it goes something like this: “Someday revival will break out in our church…someday God will move and bring in the lost… someday God, if it be […]
This past summer an international team from Highways had the opportunity to partner with Jennie Lee Riddle, author of Revelation Song and founder of The Emerging Sound Camp. The Emerging Sound Camp is a one-of-a-kind training opportunity that seeks to equip and train the next generation of worship leaders and songwriters. Provided for high school […]
Every year around this time, people suddenly start feeling generous. Call it sentiment or nostalgia, as a culture we tend to give more freely and openly around the holidays. Countless non-profits and charities rely on this holiday generosity to fund their operations throughout the year. It just wouldn’t be the holidays with being a little generous, right? […]
Sometimes, we can be so focused on sending missionaries to the far corners of the earth that we forget about the needs right here in our own country. Hunger and hopelessness are the norm for far to many families, while still others can become easily desensitized by the hurt everywhere around them.