Monthly Archives: May 2015

Sunday 05.31.15 (the Promise Keeping God and Praying with Paul)

This Sunday we’ll look at how Joshua 23 explains the sometimes hard to read passages of Joshua 13-22 which tell us that God is the God who keeps his promises. On Sunday night at 6pm we will kickoff a new … Continue reading

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Children of Promise (a meditation on belonging to God’s and Abraham’s family through Jesus)

And if you are Christ’s, then you are Abraham’s offspring, heirs according to the promise. ~ Galatians 3:29 We all want to belong. The place God designed for us to naturally belong and be welcomed and accepted, to feel like … Continue reading

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Good Reads 05.27.15 (on: dealing with sin, the Christian and work, and teens and smartphones)

Here is a collection of good reads from various sites and blogs from this past week: On dealing with sin in our lives: The Sins We Don’t Speak Of by Courtney Reissig (click here) I don’t know what your forgotten, … Continue reading

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A Prayer for Memorial Day (pastor’s blog)

Beyond the grilling and trips to the lake, Memorial Day is a holiday set aside to remember fallen soldiers—those men and women who have lost their lives in various battles. For centuries, good Jesus-loving Christians have debated the Christian’s position … Continue reading

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Sunday 05.24.15 (grace is enough and prayer thoughts for Memorial Day)

This Sunday, we’ll think about Paul’s struggle with his “thorn in the side” and his realization that God’s grace is enough to give him strength and carry him though all his trials. We also pray for everyone to have a … Continue reading

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Don’t Neglect to Seek the Lord (a meditation on God’s counsel and decision making)

So the men took some of their provisions, but did not ask counsel from the Lord. ~ Joshua 9:14 Decision making can be tough. Each day we’re faced with a multitude of decisions, some big and some small. Then there … Continue reading

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Good Reads 05.20.15 (on human significance, joy, sex and culture, and more)

On the significance of humanity: You Are God’s Workmanship by Jon Bloom (click here) Tiny, insignificant you are more glorious than the sun and more fascinating than Orion. For the sun cannot perceive its Creator’s power in its own blinding … Continue reading

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