On Christ the King Sunday, we talked about who it is, exactly, that we are waiting for in this Advent season: the King of King, the Lord of Lords, our…
In his second letter to the Thessalonians, Paul talks about some of the members of the community of faith who are idle, not producing, not contributing to society. By choice, and…

The power of prayer

September 22, 2019
Prayer is powerful stuff. But we don't always really understand its. We think whatever we pray for will just happen. We think we can use prayer to force people to…

True fandom

September 8, 2019
Today we talk about what it will cost us to be a disciple, rather than just a fan, of Jesus. Discipleship isn't easy. It takes hard work, commitment, and sacrifice.…
It seems like there's always someone watching us. And unfortunately, when we're being watched it's rarely someone looking out for us. They're looking to see us mess up. They want…

Looking west, looking east

August 18, 2019
Sometimes the winds of life creep up on us. We look in one direction and it's all clear skies; the other direction is a terrible storm. But sometimes it's good…

Even When God Is Silent

August 11, 2019
Even though things might not be going, well, just how we want them to go. Even in the midst of the tragedies that befall our often too sad world, we…

Unexpected!

August 4, 2019
Hosea chapter 11, verses 1-11 helps us to understand how God turns our expectations upside down, giving us love instead of condemnation.