Catalyst

Leadership blog from Pastor Jim Mann

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

“One of them, when he saw he was healed, came back, praising God in a loud voice. He threw himself at Jesus’ feet and thanked

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No Other Gods

No Other Gods

“You shall have no other gods before me.” (Exo. 20:3) John Calvin once said, “The human heart is a factory of idols. Every one of

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The Waiting Game

The Waiting Game

“Hope delayed makes the heart sick, but desire fulfilled is a tree of life.” (Proverbs 13:12) When something we’ve hoped for has been delayed for

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The Great Reverser

The Great Reverser

So Pharaoh sent for Joseph, and he was quickly brought from the dungeon. When he had shaved and changed his clothes, he came before Pharaoh.

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Please Hold

Please Hold

“But when all goes well with you, remember me and show me kindness.” (Gen. 40:14) After Joseph interpreted the cupbearer’s dream and gave him the

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From Bad to Worse

From Bad to Worse

“Now one day he went into the house to do his work, and none of the household servants were there. She grabbed him by his

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Brotherly Love?

Brotherly Love?

“When his brothers saw that their father loved him more than any of them, they hated him and could not speak a kind word to

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God is Dead

God is Dead

Friedrich Nietzsche wrote: “God is dead. God remains dead. And we have killed him. How shall we comfort ourselves, the murderers of all murderers? What

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Fear Not x 365

Fear Not x 365

“There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear….” (1 John 4:18) If you grew up in the ‘80s, you remember the

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