Posts tagged with Harvest Table blog

Women's Meeting - April 2017

Review of our April meeting, which featured personal testimonies and ministry around our true identity in Christ....Read More

Awkward Conversations

Thinking about the words we use and how they impact the hearer without becoming overly focused on ourselves...Read More

Let's Take a Closer Look

Being seen from a distance to being known close up...Read More

Deborah - Woman of Valor (January meeting review)

This is a summary of our January 2017 meeting, including application questions....Read More

Thanksgiving

This may be a little obvious Thanksgiving week, but let's take time to cultivate thankfulness....Read More

He Knows Us By Name

God knows our names....Read More

Harvest

Today is the first day of autumn, so I thought it might be a good idea to encourage us to think about the word harvest, which is easily linked with that time of year....Read More

July 2016 Women's Meeting Recap and New Testimony

Leslie Santamaria shares about our July meeting and adds her testimony of how she was ministered to during it....Read More

Let Not Our Love Grow Cold

How do we respond in the midst of wickedness?...Read More

Recap of May 2016 Ladies' Meeting

In this post Lesli Slack reviews our May meeting. This is more than a review, though; it is an encouragement as well....Read More

Getting to Know the Bride of Christ at Metro Life Church - Melodye Jones

This is part of a series aimed at getting to know some of the wonderful ladies of Metro Life Church. We, the church, are the bride of Christ. As women we typically love all that wedding stuff. Something old, something new, something borrowed, and something blue were traditions for brides in days gone by. Today features Melodye Jones, the wife of our founding pastor, Danny Jones....Read More

Getting to Know the Bride of Christ at Metro Life Church - Devon and Colleen, Part II

This is part of a series aimed at getting to know some of the wonderful ladies of Metro Life Church. We, the church, are the bride of Christ. As women we typically love all that wedding stuff. Something old, something new, something borrowed, and something blue were traditions for brides in days gone by. Today features Part II of my interview with Devon Lang and Colleen McGrath. I would classify them in the "Something Borrowed" category, though they could be in the "Something New," as well....Read More

Getting to Know the Bride of Christ at Metro Life Church

This is the first in a series aimed at getting to know some of the wonderful ladies of Metro Life Church. ...Read More

Would It Help if an Angel Went Before You?

Trusting God for the future and giving grace to others as we think the best about them....Read More

Welcome Springtime

What can we learn from a flock of flowers?...Read More

Take a Risk

Should taking a risk be part of our Christian life?...Read More

Put it in Drive

Going from hearing to doing....Read More

Shirley's Corner - I Am Doing A New Thing

Shirley is back with an unexpected post. Read it and you'll see what we mean......Read More

Shirley's Corner - Grace, Grace, Grace

Shirley shares with us her research of the many uses of a very common word. But what she discovers in the process stops her in her tracks with gratefulness. She also makes a very important announcement at the end so don't miss it. Be sure and express your gratitude by commenting. ...Read More

Shirley's Corner - Holiday Humility

Shirley provides some much needed reminders as we approach the busy holiday season. But what she shares isn't what you normally hear......Read More

Shirley's Corner - Eternal Life

This week Shirley will celebrate her 80th birthday, which has caused her to contemplate eternity. Let's listen in......Read More

Shirley's Corner - What Shall I Wear?

As Jerry and Shirley prepare to go on a cruise to celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary, she shares with us some insights the Holy Spirit gave her about what to wear on her trip. ...Read More

Shirley's Corner - Steward or Owner?

Shirley shares with us what it means to truly walk the talk the way Christ intended us to. Are you a steward of all God has given you? Read to find out......Read More

Shirley's Corner - Mission Possible

Shirley relates today's post about an old TV show where impossible tasks were assigned, yet accomplished in the 60 minute show, to the seemingly impossible troubles we face today as Christians. ...Read More

Shirley's Corner - Living Stones In The Hand Of God

Today's post provides a lesson through a parable of sorts. Listen in as Shirley's shares with us something precious God revealed to her. ...Read More

Shirley's Corner - Day by Day

Shirley shares with us how God orchestrates all our days, and you might be surprised at how far reaching His "new mercies" are. If we can grasp this Truth, our days will be filled with more joy than we ever imagined....Read More

Shirley's Corner - Let's Talk About Fruit

Today Shirley shares a unexpected conversation she had with The Lord about what was on His mind for her. It had to do with the bowl of fruit in front of her. See if you can relate......Read More

Shirley's Corner - Emptiness

Shirley shares a current season in her life where God is calling her to empty everything before Him so He can fill her with what He desires. A challenging post for all of us....Read More

Shirley's Corner - Change My Heart

Shirley shares a fresh struggle she is facing in her heart and encourages us to pray for God to do what only He can do--change our hearts....Read More

Shirley's Corner - React Or Respond

Shirley shares with us the difference between relational trials and circumstantial trials. Knowing which type of trial we're facing will help us know how to better deal with it....Read More

Shirley's Corner - How To Make Spiritual Progress

Today Shirley shares with us a secret she has discovered in growing closer to Christ year after year. And it might surprise you as to how accessible this same process is to us. Grab your favorite drink and drink in her words as she leads us to Christ....Read More

Shirley's Corner - Potential

Today Shirley shares with us a gift God gave to her, and she encourages us to ask in faith for gifts like these. You may tap into something hidden you didn't know was possible....Read More

Shirley's Corner - Bootleg Bessie

Shirley tells a story from her childhood that allows us to understand her upbringing and how God used this to make her who she is today. We all have a story--today is the day to enjoy her's......Read More

Shirley's Corner - Tarry

Today Shirley shares with us a word that many of us may no longer use and may not even practice. Her hope is that after today that will change......Read More

Shirley's Corner - One Afternoon at a Traffic Light....

Shirley shares a surprising story that will take your breath away. You may never look at panhandlers in the same way again....Read More

Shirley's Corner - View From the Seventh Floor

Shirley offers a timely word about perspective and the difference it makes in how we handle the circumstances we're facing....Read More

Shirley's Corner - Who Can We Love Today?

Shirley invites us into a personal conversation with the Lord. Let's listen in and glean what we can for our encouragement and growth in loving others the way our Father loves us....Read More

Shirley's Corner - Surprise!

Shirley provides fresh perspective on a common thing you may love or hate. In either case, it's inevitable. ...Read More

Shirley's Corner - Open The Door, Smile, Ask Me In

Shirley offers encouragement to not neglect meeting house to house, face to face in this high tech world. ...Read More

Shirley's Corner - Prayer For The Prodigals

Shirley shares with us valuable insight as to how to handle being the mother of a prodigal. ...Read More

Shirley's Corner - Whatever!

Shirley shares with us about a word that has become all too common in a negative way. See how she changes our focus to what matters......Read More

Shirley's Corner - Behold All Things Are New

Have you ever wished you could start over--push the reset button on life? God has provided such a way, and Shirley does an excellent job explaining it....Read More

Come, Let Us Adore Him--We Did And Still Do!

Leslie Santamaria provides a recap of our latest women's ministry night. If you were unable to attend we encourage you to take a moment and listen in on all God did in and through us. It was a night to remember....Read More

Happy

Today Lesli Slack shares with us a very personal testimony of how God brought her from a place of seeking joy in Him to being truly happy in Him. We think it'll inspire you to seek Him as well. ...Read More

Shirley's Corner - Above All Else, Seek Godly Wisdom

We live in an age of information. Shirley shares with us the challenge it is to turn the information we accumulate into wisdom that glorifies God....Read More

Shirley's Corner - Security and Servanthood

Have you ever thought of the difference between a crown and an apron? Shirley provides an explanation you might never forget. ...Read More

A Place At The Table For You

Today's post provides practical help in focusing our heart and mind on the Gospel. ...Read More

Shirley's Corner - That Daily Choice

Shirley offers fresh perspective on something we all face daily--the choice to love others or to love self....Read More

Shirley's Corner - Why Doesn't God Answer My Prayers?

Shirley shares with us the three ways God answers our prayers. It might not be what you'd expect....Read More

Shirley's Corner - The Art of Receiving

Shirley shares the importance of being willing to receive from others with gratefulness....Read More

Shirley's Corner - Explicit Obedience

Shirley shares specifically what it looks like to obey God His way....Read More

Shirley's Corner - Intimacy With God

Today Shirley challenges us with several questions like this one: What would happen, if you regularly, went into a private room, closed (or locked) the door and got on the floor before the Lord? Read this post and be encouraged in your pursuit of God. He's waiting......Read More

Shirley's Corner - Minding The Three "P's" Part Three

Today Shirley opens up the third part of her excellent series addressing Procrastination. Something with which most of us are all too familiar....Read More