Author Archive: West Ridge

21-Day Experiment: Day 8

21-Day Experiment: Day 8

Question: The girl’s owners rejected the gospel because it cost them financially. How do financial concerns impact your faith? Acts 16:11-40 (NIV) 11 From Troas we put out to sea and sailed straight for Samothrace, and the next day we went on to Neapolis. 12 From there we traveled to Philippi, a Roman colony and the leading […]

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  April 23, 2018   1 comment
21-Day Experiment: Day 7

21-Day Experiment: Day 7

Question: As you consider your spiritual armor, which parts are in good shape? Which are moldy or rusty? What is at stake if you don’t get them ready for battle? Ephesians 6 Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. 2 “Honor your father and mother”—which is the first commandment with a promise— […]

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  April 22, 2018   3 comments
21-Day Experiment: Day 6

21-Day Experiment: Day 6

Question: What is it that motivates you to live a Christian life? Where do you feel you are making progress at the moment? Ephesians 5 – 1 Follow God’s example, therefore, as dearly loved children 2 and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant […]

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  April 21, 2018   1 comment
21-Day Experiment: Day 5

21-Day Experiment: Day 5

Question: Do you tend to be more of a truth or a love person?  How would your relationships change if you spoke the truth in love? Ephesians 4 As a prisoner for the Lord, then, I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received. 2 Be completely humble and gentle; be […]

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  April 20, 2018   2 comments
21-Day Experiment: Day 4

21-Day Experiment: Day 4

Question: How do you expect to change as you become more confident in Christ’s love for you? For this reason I, Paul, the prisoner of Christ Jesus for the sake of you Gentiles—2 Surely you have heard about the administration of God’s grace that was given to me for you, 3 that is, the mystery made known […]

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  April 19, 2018   1 comment
21-Day Experiment: Day 3

21-Day Experiment: Day 3

Question: How would you describe God’s grace to you? Ephesians 2 As for you, you were dead in your transgressions and sins, 2 in which you used to live when you followed the ways of this world and of the ruler of the kingdom of the air, the spirit who is now at work in those […]

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  April 18, 2018   3 comments
21-Day Experiment: Day 1

21-Day Experiment: Day 1

Question: Are there some things in your life you are reluctant to give up in order to follow Jesus completely? What would it cost you to burn them (v19)? Paul in Ephesus While Apollos was at Corinth, Paul took the road through the interior and arrived at Ephesus. There he found some disciples and asked […]

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  April 16, 2018   1 comment
21-Day Experiment: Day 2

21-Day Experiment: Day 2

Today’s Question: What excites you most about God’s relationship with you? Ephesians 1 Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, To God’s holy people in Ephesus, the faithful in Christ Jesus: Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Praise be to the God and […]

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  April 16, 2018   1 comment
You always have a seat at the Table

You always have a seat at the Table

When I was a freshman in college, I came back home for Spring Break to be with my family.  To celebrate one night, we headed over to a well-known Japanese restaurant in our town. This was the first time I had ever eaten Japanese food.  We walked in on a busy Friday night and I […]

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  February 14, 2018   No comments