Author: Miriam McConnell

Miriam McConnell is a women's worker at 20schemes. She's married to Mez and they have two daughters.
May 28, 2021
How to Choose Friends Wisely (Part Three)

“One who has unreliable friends soon comes to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.” Prov 18:24. When thinking about the topic of friendship, the best place to look is to Jesus.

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May 21, 2021
How to Choose Friends Wisely (Part Two)

”The tongue of the wise brings healing.” (Prov. 12:18)

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May 14, 2021
How to Choose Friends Wisely

Friendship is not an optional extra but is essential to our God-given humanity.

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March 5, 2021
Foster Care and the Goodness of God

“Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress and to keep oneself from being polluted by the world.” (James 1:27)

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December 18, 2020
How Do We Challenge New Believers From Chaotic Backgrounds?

If you live in a scheme—or a poor community in another part of the world—you’ve probably had to think through this issue.

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December 11, 2020
How Do We Know When to Correct/Rebuke a Fellow Christian?

Healthy relationships in the local church are the best context for challenging sin.

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December 4, 2020
How Can We Correct/Rebuke Someone When We Ourselves Are Sinners Too?

Perfection is not the prerequisite for correcting a brother or sister.

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November 28, 2020
Why Are We Afraid of Having Hard Conversations?

Let’s face it, no one likes having hard, confrontational conversations. But we must do what God says in His Word.

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November 20, 2020
Can You Correct and Be Corrected? If Not, Something’s Wrong.

In our day and age, correction can seem wrong and unloving. The Bible says otherwise.

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October 1, 2020
Grieving a Suicide as a Church Family

A little over a year ago, our church was rocked by an unthinkable tragedy.

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