Month: April 2017

April 27th, 2017

Lessons Learned from a Pencil

An example of why Ecclesia cultivates spirit-filled community.   I recently learned a simple but astounding fact. To some it may be a seemingly unimportant bit of trivia but on the night I first learned this fact it struck me as profound wisdom. Not one single person can make a pencil.   As the story […]

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April 12th, 2017

There Will Always Be Three Brothers

During our Shaped by Suffering series in this Lent season Derek Johnson shares a personal story from earlier this year: David Eagleman, writer and neuroscientist, once stated, “There are three deaths. The first is when the body ceases to function. The second is when the body is consigned to the grave. The third is that moment, […]

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