When the storms of life came, the first house stood, and the other crumbled.
What to do is obvious: put Jesus’ teachings into practice. But the challenge is how to actually learn to live in a way where we put Jesus’ teachings into practice every day.
Calling these sorts of opportunities “Finishes & Fixtures” does not mean they’re unimportant or unnecessary afterthoughts. Far from it! Instead, we think they work best when added to an existing foundation and infrastructure, rather than trying to use them as the foundation themselves.
Two huge priorities here are being connected in a group for Christian community, and finding a place to serve in Jesus’ name, whether inside or outside the walls of the church. For the first of those two priorities, many people find that Life Groups are a great way to build community and share life together with others along the way, so we have an event several times a year called Group Connect in order to help establish those sorts of connections and get groups going.