Responding to Evil in the World

Responding to Evil in the World

Our hearts grieve as we watch the news coming out of Uvalde, Texas. Another shooting. Today the families of at least 19 students and 2 teachers are beside themselves with grief, and another community is in shock. We look on with a sense of hopelessness. We’re...
Upcoming MC Book Study

Upcoming MC Book Study

Hey dear church! I have a question for you. Whenever you have a personal problem, where do you go for help? For example, where do you go for help when your marriage isn’t going the way you would expect? Where do you go when parenting is exceptionally hard? Or you’re...
Each Step an Arrival in 2022

Each Step an Arrival in 2022

The year (2021) has run parallel with our Genesis sermon series. We began that series November 2020, and here we are going into 2022 still trekking the rough, and often times dangerous, terrain of this book of beginnings. I feel very strongly that this series will...
Easter Sunday: Such Amazing Resurrection Love

Easter Sunday: Such Amazing Resurrection Love

“For this reason the Father loves me, because I lay down my life that I may take it up again. No one takes it from me, but I lay it down of my own accord. I have authority to lay it down, and I have authority to take it up again. This charge I have received from my...
Easter Sunday: Such Amazing Resurrection Love

Saturday: A Holy Week Volcano

Now the men who were holding Jesus in custody were mocking him as they beat him. They also blindfolded him and kept asking him, “Prophesy! Who is it that struck you?” And they said many other things against him, blaspheming him. (Luke 22:63–65) As I read these...
Easter Sunday: Such Amazing Resurrection Love

Good Friday: What Good Friday is All About

Consequently, he [Jesus] is able to save to the uttermost those who draw near to God through him, since he always lives to make intercession for them. (Hebrews 7:25) The great passion of the writer of Hebrews is that we “draw near” to God (Hebrews 4:16; 7:25; 10:22;...