Do You Know Your Neighbor?

Do You Know Your Neighbor?

by Leneita Fix While my husband and I had done this thing called “urban” ministry for a long while, it wasn’t until about ten years ago we felt the Lord tugging on our hearts to move into the inner city neighborhood with the people we were serving. I’ll never forget, it was Fourth of July weekend that we settled into our new home. I remember laying in bed on the holiday as we listened to a mix of homemade fireworks and gun shots enter the night sky. I recall rolling over in bed to my husband... Read More
3 Things we Need When God Calls us to Shift Directions

3 Things we Need When God Calls us to Shift Directions

by Leneita Fix People in ministry use the word calling often. It’s a word that usually refers to where we journey with Christ and what we “do” for him. Sometimes calling comes from conviction. That is how I landed in family-focused ministry. God convicted me that I judged which parents were “worthy” of pouring into their children. He revealed to me His passion to see broken families made whole again. Other times, this calling comes when the Lord opens our eyes to something we never noticed... Read More