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How are the churches in Michigan doing at "showing up?"

Sometimes you’ve got to “show up” before you speak up. No one really wants to hear what we have to say about the love of Jesus until they’ve seen it in our lives (Matt. 5:16). Then even the most ardent opponents to the gospel may just be glad you’re in their town, their office, or their neighborhood. And then you just might be able to tell them about Jesus.


It's hard to drive more than a couple of blocks here in Lansing without going by a church or two.

I often wonder how they are affecting the people around them. Would they be missed if they moved or just closed.

The Our Daily Bread devotion this morning is about showing the Gospel of Jesus is in your everyday life. It's based on a portion of the Sermon on the Mount.

What are the churches in Michigan that stand out in practicing what Jesus was talking about?

Do you know churches that talk about it, but don't practice it?