Each summer churches across our country invest thousands of dollars and hundreds of hours of manpower in something called Vacation Bible School (VBS).  Why?  VBS is traditionally the most evangelistic outreach effort of the local church.  In...

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      Legacy of Faith

      02.22.18 | by Taylor Rutland

           As many of you know, Billy Graham passed away on Wednesday at the age of 99. Graham is without question the most famous American Evangelical. Of course, in today’s world the word “evangelical” has been tarnished. It is now associated more...

        Deacon Ordination Sunday

        02.15.18 | by Philip Peavey

             Today we are ordaining four men as deacons.  In Acts we read that the deacons were set apart to serve the needs of the church and to relieve the apostles of the overwhelming responsibility of tending to them.  Deacons are to be full of the...

          Mardi Gras in New Orleans

          02.08.18 | by Taylor Rutland

               A lot has changed in my life since we moved to New Orleans almost nine years ago. I have gone from no kids to three kids, lived in four different places, and been through multiple degrees. I was unaware how long God would have us in New...

            New Life

            02.02.18 | by Taylor Rutland

                 I was so excited to receive an email from a program called Fallen Fruit of New Orleans. This program allows anyone in my Gentilly neighborhood to receive a fruit tree for free if they are willing to share the fruit with neighbors or people...

              A Sorrowful Drive

              01.25.18 | by Christi Gibson

                   “Why is there a minivan here?”  This was the frustrated prayer voiced by one of the women of Inward this week as we took a prayer drive around the city. Minivans are for families.  They shouldn’t be parked at a strip club.

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