Today Faith Gilchrist joins us here on the blog to talk about the importance of godly role models in the Christian life. She has blessed countless families at UFC by investing in their children through the youth ministry and more recently with Agape Families. It's a joy to share a piece of her story with you today.
Today at ufcwomen.blog, we're pausing in Malachi 2:4-9 to see what it looks like to be a good role model, pointing others to God.
We all need a good role model, someone to emulate. We humans seem to be hard wired to want to copy others. We can clearly see this played out in our culture. Whether it’s keeping up with the Jones or trying to look like our favorite celebrities, people simply can’t help trying to mirror someone else. However, finding someone worthy of being copied is getting to be harder by the day. We see plenty of people whose lives look appealing on the outside, displayed to us in airbrushed perfection on our phones and TVs, but it is becoming harder and harder to tell what is genuine character and what is actually an unattainable facade. Read more at ufcwomen.blog...
This spring the women of UFC are studying the final book of the Old Testament, and each Friday a different woman in our church is answering a series of questions that relates to what we're studying from God's messenger in Malachi. Today blog editor Jaime Sherman shares a bit of her story with us as it relates to this study.
In our study of Malachi today, we're exploring how we honor the name of God — the Lord of hosts — in our lives.