Therefore welcome one another as Christ welcomed you, for the glory of God. Romans 15:7 Hospitality is more that just welcoming people into your home. It’s about welcoming people into your life. Jesus, our teacher, had no home. But he was always welcoming – sharing. Sharing his water, food, love, embracing those who were shunned […]

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“Since becoming the Corps Officer (at Peoria Citadel) I’ve had several conversations with older women at the corps about some of their personal experiences in the christian community of the corps.  One of those conversations was with a 70 year old African American woman. She has been attending the corps since she was a child. […]

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There are some sisters out there doing some pretty cool stuff. They are recognizing the authentic friendships and conversations we need to have as sisters in Christ. Reminding us to slow down in our often over-churched over-programmed lives and to have friendships together. Friendship that doesn’t leave out Christ, that is intentional about discussing our […]

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Community and friendship is never all happy times and coffee dates. It seems, especially in Christian friendships, that the challenge in friendship is even greater. As Christians we have chosen to live lives of grace, forgiveness, holiness (in pursuit of) and love (among many other unmentioned characteristics). Holding one another accountable to this lifestyle is […]

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