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24 08, 2021

Experiencing Redemption: Melissa’s Story

By |2021-08-24T20:04:48-05:00August 24th, 2021|Blog|0 Comments

Few of us will ever know what it's like to spend fifteen years in prison. Melissa does, however, and here's her story of redemption.    mls My name is Melissa, and I am originally from Austin Texas. I am the youngest of four children.  I grew up in a great home with great parents, but [...]

15 04, 2021

Making Disciples in Bedford County, TN

By |2021-04-15T18:45:32-05:00April 15th, 2021|Blog|0 Comments

by Mary Gordon Team Leader, Women's Discipleship In the spring of 2015, a small group of women in Bedford County found their way to The Timothy Network. The women were long time members of a local church. I was blessed to begin meeting with them and studying THE CALL for discipleship. As we grew in [...]

24 12, 2020

Ray Singer: It’s Because of the Christ Child

By |2020-12-24T16:04:42-06:00December 24th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

Look! The virgin will conceive a child. She will give birth to a son, and they will call him Immanuel, which means 'God with us'." Matthew 1:23 Jesus most definitely is "the reason for the season!" Merry Christmas from the Timothy Network.  Everything we're about and strive to do rests on the fact that God, the [...]

21 12, 2020

Zoom, Zoom!

By |2020-12-23T09:24:12-06:00December 21st, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

Not many of us regularly used video telecommunications for our work a few months ago. That changed in a big way when the COVID-19 pandemic hit late last winter. Caught flat-footed by a new spreading virus that made it necessary to limit or cease social contact, video conferencing platforms saved the day for those of [...]

3 12, 2020

Discipleship: Live in to Rest in

By |2020-12-03T07:37:12-06:00December 3rd, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

"Those who live in the shelter of the Most High will find rest in the shadow of the Almighty." Psalm 91:1 Most of us generally fit into one of two categories. We're either like Mary or Martha, the sisters who opened their home to Jesus in Luke 10. Martha hurried around making preparations for the meal that [...]

11 11, 2020

Sitting in the Pew or Standing for Christ

By |2020-11-11T10:19:54-06:00November 11th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

It's gratifying to see disciple making "work" the way it's supposed to. This happens when someone is discipled and they in turn began making disciples themselves. That has been the case with the author of the following testimonial. Not only did Ray Singer pay it forward by investing in others after being discipled, became a [...]

15 10, 2020

Practicing Genuine Forgiveness

By |2020-10-15T17:03:53-05:00October 15th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

"If you do not forgive others their sins, your Father (God) will not forgive your sins." Jesus, Matthew 6:15 Don't Pretend to Forgive Mike Stroud Genuine forgiveness can be a hurdle. If you're a sensitive personality, hurt can linger. Stubborn pride can also get in the way. In our worst moments, revenge might even seem [...]

30 09, 2020

This Box Could Tell a Story

By |2020-09-30T17:30:25-05:00September 30th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

Your gifts have arrived in this post office box in Murfreesboro for the past 15 years! In turn, you've helped us build disciple making networks. Some of you have supported The Timothy Network from the day we launched until the present. Many others joined along the way. Regardless of how long you've contributed or whatever [...]

6 09, 2020

15 Candles! An Anniversary Album | Every Picture Tells a Story

By |2020-09-06T13:49:35-05:00September 6th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

On July 28, 2005 The Timothy Network was issued a corporate charter by the Tennessee Secretary of State. The charter and bylaws were unanimously accepted at the first Board meeting on August 9, 2005. Our work was founded as a grassroots effort that helps people from all walks of life to know and follow [...]

20 07, 2020

Mike Bivins: Do You BeLIeVE?

By |2020-07-20T13:51:17-05:00July 20th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

Elizabeth Andrew said, "Volunteers don't necessarily have the time; they just have the heart."  This is particularly true of people like my friend Mike Bivins who serve and volunteer in the Kingdom.  He stays busy managing his own trucking business, but his heart burns with a passion to help people know and follow Jesus.  I [...]