Dr. Crawford Loritts living-a-legacy

October 25, 2019
How to Stay Encouraged - Part 2

How to Stay Encouraged - Part 2

Philippians 4:4-8 | In Part 2 of “How to Stay Encouraged,” Crawford Loritts talks about the choices we must make when discouraged. As believers, God’s powerful resources are available to us, which will help produce joy in the hard times. Will we choose to use them?

How to Stay Encouraged - Part 1

How to Stay Encouraged - Part 1

Philippians 4:4-8 | In Part 1 of “How to Stay Encouraged,” Crawford Loritts takes us to Scripture to discover the resources available when battling discouragement. We don’t have to live below the hope line. We can choose to be joyful, even in the hard times.

How to Encourage Yourself Part 2

How to Encourage Yourself Part 2

1 Samuel 30:1-6 | In Part 2 of “How to Encourage Yourself,” Crawford Loritts offers several steps to take when in a dark and lonely place spiritually. We learn from the examples of Paul and David. They each suffered severe blows in life, but found encouragement by going directly to the One who can...

How to Encourage Yourself Part 1

How to Encourage Yourself Part 1

1 Samuel 30:1-6 | In Part 1 of “How to Encourage Yourself,” Crawford Loritts looks at the lives of the apostle Paul and David to determine how they found encouragement in some of the worst times of their lives. We’ll find that the same source of encouragement is available to each of us.

The Power of Friendship Part 2

The Power of Friendship Part 2

1 Samuel 18:1-5 | In Part 2 of “The Power of Friendship,” Crawford Loritts reveals the three fundamental characteristics of genuine friendship that can be found in 1 Samuel 18:1-5. It’s the story of David and Jonathan. Their relationship held strong even through very difficult times and...

The Power of Friendship Part 1

The Power of Friendship Part 1

1 Samuel 18:1-5 | In Part 1 of “The Power of Friendship,” Crawford Loritts takes us to the Old Testament story of David and Jonathan where we’ll begin to discover three fundamental characteristics of genuine friendship.

How To Encourage Others Part 2

How To Encourage Others Part 2

1 Thessalonians 5:14 | We all need encouragement. In Part 2 of “How to Encourage Others,” Crawford Loritts lists several ways to offer authentic encouragement. Among them, how to listen well, how to be present with someone in need of encouragement and how to steer someone to the One who can...

How To Encourage Others Part 1

How To Encourage Others Part 1

1 Thessalonians 5:14 | Can you think of a time when you really encouraged somebody? So much so that you saw a change come over them? In “How to Encourage Others Part 1,” Crawford Loritts will share some practical ways to become a frequent encourager. He’ll also illustrate the relationship between...

What is Encouragement? Part 2

What is Encouragement? Part 2

1 Thessalonians 5:11 | Without encouragement, how do we find any positive motivation for life? In Part 2 of What is Encouragement?, Crawford Loritts offers four specific Biblical reasons for why we need encouragement.

What is Encouragement? Part 1

What is Encouragement? Part 1

1 Thessalonians 5:11 | We’ve all had moments of discouragement. Those moments can be crippling and rob us of our joy and contentment. In Part 1 of What is Encouragement? Crawford will shed some light into what generally contributes to our discouraging times.