Not Martha Stewart

Thursday, December 19, 2013

“Contribute to the needs of the saints, practice hospitality.” (Romans 12:13)  When I think of hospitality, the first image that comes to mind is Martha Stewart, clothes and…

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Picture Hospitality

Monday, December 16, 2013

“Show hospitality to one another without grumbling. As each has received a gift, use it to serve one another, as good stewards of God’s varied grace: whoever speaks,…

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Hospitality Queen or Heavenly Host?

Sunday, December 15, 2013

“Now it is God who makes both us and you stand firm in Christ. He anointed us, set his seal of ownership on us, and put his Spirit…

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Love of Strangers

Friday, December 13, 2013

“Share with God’s people who are in need. Practice hospitality.” Rom. 12:13 We’ve heard it before.  Seek to be Mary, not Martha. Don’t worry about “entertaining,” instead have…

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Choose Hospitality

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

   On November 6, 2010 I tweeted the Most Regrettable Tweet of my mediocre social media career. In anticipation of the holiday season, I decided to weigh in…

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Preparing a Place at the Table

Monday, December 9, 2013

“. . .and when He had given thanks, He broke it and said, ‘This is my body, which is for you, this do in remembrance of me.’” I…

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The Heart of Hospitality

Saturday, December 7, 2013

Don’t burn out; keep yourselves fueled and aflame. Be alert servants of the Master, cheerfully expectant. Don’t quit in hard times; pray all the harder. Help needy Christians;…

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Prepare A Room

Friday, December 6, 2013

“Let every heart prepare him room.” We sing this line from “Joy to the World” during Advent, the season set apart for celebrating the first coming of Jesus…

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O Holy Hospitality

Sunday, December 1, 2013

Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers a multitude of sins. Offer hospitality to one another without grumbling. I Peter 4:8-10 NIV What does it mean…

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