Ethan Tripodi - Life On Mission Blog
"Life On Mission" is my blog where I share stories, updates, resources, and thoughts as God leads me on this missionary adventure, guided by the Spirit and His word. From the Pulpit is one of the categories this blog.
Sunday, May 15, 2022
The things we look at draw us nearer to them. A sprinter stares right in front of him because he knows as soon as he looks to the left or the right, that is the direction he will go. Paul gives us 3 tests in Galatians 6 to make sure we are seeing st...
Saturday, May 14, 2022
Jesus calls us to prayer that workers may be sent into the harvest. However, what you will likely find is that you are that worker he is sending, and these verses contain everything he's calling you to do.
Friday, May 13, 2022
4 words, each with unique meaning, are used by Paul at the beginning of 1 Tim 2 exhort us on how to prayer. The order of these words is intentional, their meanings are nuanced, and by understanding them we will have a deeper prayer life.
Thursday, May 12, 2022
The Lord's Prayer beings with the famous phrase, "Our Father". This reminds us of an important relationship with we have with God as His children. The rest of the prayer, takes us deeper on that journey.
Wednesday, May 11, 2022
In the aftermath of his three denials, Peter needs to be reinstated by Jesus who reminds him of what his true calling it. In general, to love God, and more specifically, to feed and shepherd His flock. These reminders serve as a solid rock that we c...
Sunday, January 02, 2022
Learn from Paul's example of confronting sin by imitating Christ. Rely on God's power through prayer, Bible reading, and fellowship. Target the heart/cause of sin, not just its visible manifestations. Destroy fortresses and strive for obedience.
Him we proclaim, warning everyone and teaching everyone with all wisdom, that we may present everyone mature in Christ. For this I toil, struggling with all his energy that he powerfully works within me. Colossians 1:28-29, ESV.