I wrote this post in originally in December of 2010. Since then, my husband and I are blessed to have found a community of believers who live life alongside us in a way that naturally brings us closer to God. Still, this post sums up the necessity of strong community and God’s desire for us to experience it as part of our walk with Him.
“Community is like a large mosaic. Each little piece seems so dull and insignificant. As individual stones, we can do little with them except compare them and judge their beauty and value. When, however, all these little stones are brought together in one big mosaic portraying the face of Christ, who would ever question the importance of any one of them? Together in the one mosaic, each little stone is indispensable and makes a unique contribution to the glory of god. That’s community, a fellowship of little people who together make God visible in the world.”- Henri Nouwen
Finding ways to engage the community of believers is the central teaching of Strings Attached Ministries. Learning to plug into and act as a vital part of the Fellowship of Christ is key to truly deepening your relationship with God.
We have focused in the past weeks on deepening our quest for…
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