Time for a Get-Away?

It seems like we are always running from one activity to another. Always in a hurry. Our minds racing to make sure that everything on our to-do list is getting done. We barely have enough time to think, let alone listen, but that is exactly what we need to do. Christ shows us that one…

The Use Of Authority

What do you think of when you hear the word Authority?  Do you think of the police, the government, the supreme court, your parents or your boss?  Do you think of the times that Authority has failed you or that it has been corrupted?  The Authorities that humans have created are prone to failures and…

Never Trifle Faith

Early Christians truly lived their faith.  Never one to minimize or trivialize their beliefs or convictions in Him, many even died.  Today we dive into the meaning of the fish symbol in Christianity, its purpose, and how we can leverage it’s meaning to remind ourselves that to worship Him is to be all-in, in body,…

Psst – Pass it on!

Who are those people who have passed along faith to you?  Who are those mentors in your life?  Like Paul, who was instructed in the ways of communion, handed down to him from others – what are those faith items in your life that you need to take up yourself, to pass on to others,…

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…

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?…

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.