Category: Downline Institute

The Lord Orders Our Steps (Reblog from Fellowship Memphis)

This post was written by Joe Thompson and originally posted here. In July of 2010, Rachel and I had never met. There was no Daniel Tiger, no Harlan Elizabeth, there was no “us.” I was in a dark place of depression after being rejected multiple times by the NFL for reasons I could not understand. […]

In competition for Millennials, Memphis makes strides with an act of faith (Repost from High Ground)

This post was written by Emily Adams Keplinger and originally posted here . Downline Ministries graduated their fifth Emerging Leaders class last month, and their alumni retention is making an impressive mark on the community.  Of the 41 participants in the year-long program, 36 have decided to make Memphis their home after the institute. But they’re not […]

Captured by Genesis

There’s something about the book of Genesis that captures the imagination.     And it’s really no surprise – this book contains the origin of our existence, the expansion of civilization, the rise and fall of empires, stories of romance and heartache, dreams and disasters, gain and loss; Genesis has it all, beautifully stitched together […]

Pray With Us – September 2014

Please join us in praying for the following requests in September: Downline Institute Please pray for the new students embarking on their Downline Institute journey across all 5 Downline campuses – Memphis, Little Rock, Northwest Arkansas, Atlanta and Southwest Georiga Financial Needs Please pray that the necessary support would be raised for the new Downline […]

God’s Anointing in Guatemala

Pepper is currently serving in Guatemala and sent back this answered prayer this week…   God has opened doors for us in the key seminary in all of Latin America! We have dates to return next summer to conduct training in the seminary and in local churches in Guatemala City.   We also recorded a […]

Getting Out of the Way

A little over a month ago, my mom and I had the privilege of joining Downline on a trip to Sierra Leone, a beautiful country in west Africa. For those that are unaware, this country was nearly destroyed 12 years ago by a brutal civil war that lasted 11 years. Nearly every person we met […]