CHRIST IS LIFE
God’s desire for everyone is to live “life in abundance” (John 10:10). Christ came to set us free; it was costly to Him, free to us!
The vision for Life Ministries Today is for every man, woman and child to understand and experience this life—resting in His presence, His promises, His power and His provision—free, surrendered, victorious!
What is “Life in Abundance?”
“Life in Abundance” is not the ABSENCE of…
but rather, in Christ, enjoying peace and joy in the midst of…
OUR COUNSELING STAFF
The Lord God has given me the tongue of the learned, that I should know how to speak a word in season to him who is weary…
Are you tired? Worn out? Burned out on religion? Come to me. Get away with me and you’ll recover your life. I’ll show you how to take a real rest. Walk with me and work with me—watch how I do it. Learn the unforced rhythms of grace. I won’t lay anything heavy or ill-fitting on you. Keep company with me and you’ll learn to live freely and lightly.
Those who engage in discipleship counseling typically are…
- and a myriad of other emotions
- change of circumstances
“In my anguish I cried to the Lord, and he answered me by setting me free.”
The staff at Life Ministries Today provides a safe, confidential environment to examine and navigate life’s issues. Trained, experienced and compassionate counselors, staff and volunteers foster a uniquely guided process that allows the participant the opportunity to experience “Christ is Life!” and Life in abundance.
In an environment of safety, being heard, validated and understood…
- The ways we seek love, acceptance, worth, security and significance
- Family of origin
- Journey into “The Vault”—the warehouse of hidden, stuffed emotions
- Belief systems
- Behaviors associated with belief system
- Issues of unforgiveness
- False belief systems
- Masks and facades
- An identity rooted in shame with identity established in Jesus Christ
- Rest in His righteousness
- Joy (Romans 14:17)
My ears had heard of you but now my eyes have seen you.
Victory is not attained…Bruce Hogarth
Jesus is your rest, peace, joy…your victory!
Victory is received!
All of our problems can be traced directlyJeanne Marie Bouvier de la Motte Guyon
to a lack of surrender.
We can do as little towards the workAndrew Murray
as towards creating the world,
except as God works in us to will and to do.
God only asks of us to yield, to consent, to wait upon Him,
and He will do it all.