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Posts by Greg Pennington

Time to Love

Today’s Note from Pastor Greg Dear friends, Here’s a prayerful approach for your life today. Lord,  I ask you for the balance between sustainability and output. Too much focus on sustainability = self-obsession and introspection. That’s squelching my voice of love that may need to be heard by others. Too much focus on output = burn out That’s…

Keys to Growth

Today’s Note from Pastor Greg Dear friends, What creates growth–growth as a Christ follower, and growth for the church? We tend to think that our backgrounds, skills, or other “strengths” are the keys to our growth and the growth of a church.  Such things are not the key,  I will share this quote with you…

Death to Self

Today’s Note from Pastor Greg Dear Church, In order to become a reproducing disciple, a reproducing church, we must first experience death to self. I’ll be sending you short messages during the weeks to come.  So, I recommend reading them at some time during your work day. That is the environment where the flesh and…

See how they love…

Today’s Note from Pastor Greg September 22, 2021 Dear Friends, I write to encourage you today!  Have you ever heard the statement:  “These Christians, see how they love each other.” Here is the origin of this amazing testimony:  Tertullian was a 2nd Century church leader.  He observed something about the Roman society in which he lived: …