566 – Weekly Briefing
Welcome to the new look for our Weekly Briefing. Every Monday we’re going to compile and send you a digest of the blog posts I’ve written during the prior week at patrickmorley.com. You can pick and choose what you want to read based on the teasers. We hope you enjoy it! If you have any suggestions to improve it, please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
July 17, 2014 | What Does Jesus Want Us To Do?
Because of our faith, we will do what Jesus was doing. Jesus said, “I tell you the truth, anyone who has faith in me will do what I have been doing” (John 14:12).
July 16, 2014 | What Men Who Fail Have In Common
Working with men is my vocation, and I love it. However, every day I hear from men whose lives, marriages, and families are falling apart or barely hanging on. Often it’s because of emotional neglect–chasing some dream that didn’t include their families. Other times it’s because of mishandling money, substance-abuse, pornography, prostitution, lapses in integrity, and so on.
July 15, 2014 | Why & How To Get Men In Small Groups
In our work at Man in the Mirror, we’ve noticed that a lot of the real transformation in men’s lives takes place in “life-on-life” small groups. Here are a few of the reasons why, and you no doubt can help me add to the list…
July 14, 2014 | A Possible Subtitle For The Bible
God has done for love what He would do for no other reason. He will never desert you, never abuse you, never fail to forgive you, never hold back His grace, and never condition His love on your performance. He’s determined. He will not be denied.
July 12, 2014 | A Lesson About Our Task From The World Cup
In the historic 7-1 loss of Brazil to Germany in the World Cup semi finals, Germany staggered Brazil with a couple of early goals from which they never recovered. One commentator said the problem was that Brazil came out thinking they were going to win on emotion, rather than by depending on structure and organization…