Reach Out

Within caring relationships we experience the Source of Life.

(Listen to my song “There Is Three” on YouTube by clicking HERE)


Matthew 18:20

“For where two or three are gathered together in my name, there am I in the midst of them.”


What if we took these words of Jesus seriously and set aside time to actually gather with two or three others in Jesus’ name?

A one-on-one relationship with Jesus or God or Spirit or the Source of Life would be essential…but I’m thinking it’s also important to get together with a friend or two on a regular basis and to share what’s going on in your lives.

It opens you up to being a compassionate, caring, listening presence to someone you care about.

It also gives them the opportunity to be the same to you.

When that Spirit of Compassion is experienced…you have experienced Christ.

How might each of us make the effort to arrange such regular gatherings?

How might we also open these gatherings to those who are left out…and in most need of community?


Listen to the song of the day “There Is Three” on the Mercy Reigns album by clicking HERE.

Stream and/or purchase my songs on Amazon Music by clicking HERE.

Remember…God loves you!

About billtonnis

Child of God, Pastoral Minister, Chaplain, Music Minister, Jail Minister, singer-songwriter, author, activist, former radio news anchor, imperfect follower of Jesus inspired by God's unconditional love, proud uncle... what else is there?
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