I don’t have time to “Be the Church”

Our theme for 2014 has been “Be the Church” One of the most consistent – and challenging – elements of virtually every sermon shared this year has been that “Be the Church” is more than just Sundays. Maturing in your Christian journey, loving and...

My life is like a balloon

I used a balloon at a talk I did a few weeks ago and it occurs to me that a balloon perfectly illustrates what the Lord revealed to a young man in my office recently. When you buy a package of balloons they just sit there flat on the counter. That is because the...

Last Sunday our guest, Pastor Charlie Hubbard, shared a little about what Jesus called the “greatest commandment,” found in Deuteronomy 6:5: “Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength.” Hmm… heart, mind, strength....

This week is all about the children

This is a photo of a young man, intently listening to an important message about Jesus. And he is surrounded by manyother children doing the exact same thing. This continues to be the focus of our week of Vacation Bible School – teaching these precious youngsters...