New Book from Conrad Hilario

Dwell Pastor Conrad Hilario is out with a new book Identity: Seeing Yourself through God’s Eyes. You can pre-order it now. Conrad shares more about the book and what prompted him to write it:

What is the book about?

It's a month-long devotional. Each chapter offers reflections on one aspect of our new identity and can be read in place of your daily devotional. I would describe it as a companion to Walking in Victory, which provided the "how" of spiritual growth. T...

Holiday Grief Workshop November 5th

The holiday season can be a time of excitement and joy. However, for those who have lost a loved one, the holidays can be filled with many different emotions. 

Holiday traditions and memories can bring up feelings of sadness, anger, and confusion, whether the loss has been recent or in the remote past. Watching others celebrate can be very painful and often a reminder of a loved one’s absence.  

But there is hope! The D...

Dwell Offering New Class on Peacemaking

“Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.” Matt. 5:9

This fall Dwell is offering a new class, Peacemaking. Liz Sweet will be teaching this four week class, starting November 8th. Liz answers some questions about the class:

What is the class about? The class is about becoming peacemakers. We all face conflict, and the class provides practical ways to think about conflict. We’ll also discuss ideas about how we can let God influence and ...

God Uses Translated Dwell Books Around the World

Your support of Dwell, through prayer and financial giving, continues to pay dividends around the world. Dwell has worked to translate books such as Organic Discipleship by Dennis McCallum. We recently received a note from a 51 year old woman in Cambodia who, though struggling with illiteracy, is reading the book in her language with a friend. Here’s an excerpt from the translated note: When we finished lesson one about “What is Discipleship?,” I realized that it gave a simple answer: discip...

Seeing God's Light in Cambodia's Darkness

Dwell recently sent a short-term missions team to Cambodia, to encourage and support our friends at Fountain of Hope. Katie Wollard was a part of the trip, and shares first-hand about her experience. At the end, you'll learn about a special opportunity to support the work in Cambodia:

In the 1970s the Khmer Rouge tortured and killed anywhere from 1.5 to 3 million Cambodians. From genocide to poverty to idol worship, Cambodians consistently see humanity at its worst. Despite the povert...

Pacesetter Devotionals Find Wide Audience

What started as a way to meet the spiritual needs of isolated people during COVID–a devotional aimed at senior citizens–has grown into a widely used Bible resource, accessible to anyone in the world through Dwell’s website.

Dwell’s Pacesetters ministry offers over 50 devotionals, written by Dwell pastor Gary DeLashmutt. They’re designed to be short enough to be easy to read, but meaty enough to feed people’s spiritual hunger. While many are aimed at Christians,...

Xenos Summer Institute Opens July 12th

The Xenos Summer Institute (XSI) starts July 12th, with both large scale teachings and smaller breakout sessions looking at the topic “In Christ”--how better understanding our new identity in Christ can transform our effectiveness and enjoyment of our walk with God. XSI runs July 12-14.

XSI is expecting 2,300 people for the event, including many from out-of-town–from Texas, Montana, Utah, and other states. Please make them feel welcome!

Here are some important details ...

Helping Hands Continues to Adorn the Gospel

“Little children, let us not love in word or talk but in deed and in truth.” 1 John 3:18

For many years, Dwell’s Helping Hands ministry has worked to share the love of Christ in a practical way, completing home repairs and projects for those in need. Volunteers help with home repairs, maintenance work, yard work, home organization, and other tasks.

Longtime Dwell members Don Dixon and Randy Jones helped start the ministry 20 years ago. Through the years it has served hundreds of p...

Helping Others Deal with Grief

By the Dwell Grief Ministry Staff

Probably the most asked questions the Dwell Grief Ministry receives from people who want to help a hurting friend are: “What can I do?,” “What can I say?,” and “What book can I give someone?”

If you are looking for answers to these questions (and many more), the Dwell Grief Ministry is offering a 4-week class starting May 31st called “Helping Others Navigate Grief, Loss & Disappointment.”

This is a super-practical class to h...

Dwell Offers Class on Upper Room Discourse

This spring, Dwell is offering a new class, looking at the Upper Room Discourse. It starts May 24th and you can register at this link.

Ryan Weingartner will be the teacher, and shares some thoughts about it with us:

What is the class about?

The class covers the content from the last speech Jesus gives to his disciples in John 13-17 just before He's arrested. We will walk verse by verse through the passage, but also see the repeated themes in His speech.