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Learning about Laborership

  What does being a Kingdom Laborer really look like?   As you read this, the doors of Forge Basecamp are being opened to receive nearly 20 new Experience students!…

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Commitment of the Artist

“But now, O Lord, you are our Father; we are the clay, and you are our potter; we are all the work of your hand.” Isaiah 64:7-9 My freshmen year of college…

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Do You Need Recognition?

“Whenever Moses held up his hand, Israel prevailed, and whenever he lowered his hand, Amalek prevailed. But Moses’ hands grew weary, so they took a stone and put it under…

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Good Heart, Good Fruit

The heart is a vast and complicated dwelling. It houses the deepest parts of who we are. It is a place that is stirred by just the right song. A…

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(Almost) A Thousand Words

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. I feel the truth of that aching within me as I sit with a request for a piece of writing totaling…

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Start Somewhere

  In a recent episode of Lead Stories Podcast[1], Efrem Smith[2] noted, “Christians need to fight harder for their true selves, their true identity.” It is my firm belief that…

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A Most Uncomfortable Question

In my late teens and early twenties, my father occasionally pulled me aside and asked a most uncomfortable question: “So, how’s your love life?” His ask was awkward, my answer…

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[VIDEO] Adrian Despres asks, “How Can We Know God’s Will?”

  “The more you delight yourself in God, the more He makes your thoughts His will for your life.” Hear more from Adrian Despres in the video below about walking in…

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[VIDEO] From one Forge Alumni to Another

God does incredible things through our Forge Alumni. Here’s an incredible behind the scenes moment, for those who haven’t walked through one of our training programs, of past alumni, Garrett…

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