A Father’s Love

God wants us all to become one of his children – to have a relationship not unlike Father and Son (or Daughter).   Much like Paul said in Galatians – Because you are his sons, God sent the Spirit of his Son into our hearts, the Spirit who calls out, “Abba, Father.” 7 So you are no…

Its Starts With YOU

Are you tired?  Tired of politics – tired of current events – tired of things that seem to be moving faster and faster, more out of control each and every day? Its no wonder many of us ask “When Lord! Oh when are you going to change things?”  After all, didn’t you tell us in…

One Day Is Not Enough!

“He (Jesus) appeared to them over a period of   forty days and spoke about the Kingdom of God.” – Acts 1:3 By the time you read this Easter will be in your rear view mirror.  We will be moving on preparing to celebrate Mother’s Day and looking forward to Memorial Day Weekend.  Hopefully we will…

Church? No – Jesus!

OH… I GREW UP IN THE CHURCH! “Salvation is found in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given to people by which we must be saved” – Acts 4:12 How far back can you go in your memories? What’s the first Easter you can remember? How old were you? When…

Find Balance In Crisis

Ever feel like you’re living life in a constant state of emergency?  Seems strange doesn’t it?   On one hand, we have the victory in Jesus’s resurrection – on the other, we have tragedy, pain, and sometimes suffering in the world around us.  How do we manage this duality?  How do we find balance in God’s message?…

VBS 2017 Is Here!

Sign Your Kids Up Now For Vacation Bible School 2017! Our week-long summer day-camp for kids, VBS brings even the most introverted kid out of his shell!  Singing, dancing, crafting, and laughing – its all apart of God’s master plan to bring these kids fun, fellowship, and of course – His Word.   Sign up for…

Humility, Still Human

This week we look at the famous quote from C. S. Lewis, and learn that living a humble, Jesus-centered life doesn’t mean thinking less of yourself – its more about thinking of yourself less.    

Prayer For The Week: Recharge

Lord I am tired.  Worn out and burned out on religion. Let me come to you..  Let me cling to you, as you help me recover my life. Show me how to take real rest.  Walk with me and work with me. Show me the unforced rhythms of grace, as I trust you will not lay anything…