The Power of Partnership by James Ryle

 “Two are better than one, because they have a good reward for their labor.” (Ecclesiastes 4:9).Partnership. It is often the single most determining factor in the difference between success and failure.Jesus illustrated the power of partnership when He “called the twelve to Himself, and began to send them out two by two, and gave them power over unclean spirits” (Mark.6:7). The Lord understands our need for support, and the inherent difficulties and dangers of being alone in ministry. … [Read more...]

Friendship for a Life Time by James Ryle

“He that walketh with wise men shall be wise: but a companion of fools shall be destroyed” (Proverbs 13:20).Renowned Russian author and historian, Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, said, “Treasure above all else in the world those who love you and wish you well.” We find friendship for a lifetime when we reconnect to community as God designed it to be.There is a clear connection between the quality of life we live, and the type of friends we choose. We have all heard the old idiom that goes, “Bir … [Read more...]