February 7, 2018

February 7, 2018 “‘Again I tell you, it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for someone who is rich to enter the kingdom of God.’ When the disciples heard this, they were greatly astonished and asked, ‘Who then can be saved?’ Jesus...

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January 31, 2018

January 31, 2018 “It is better to take refuge in the Lord than to trust in humans. It is better to take refuge in the Lord than to trust in princes.” – Psalm 118:8-9 Last night our current president gave his State of the Union Address. This morning, social media...

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January 24, 2018

January 24, 2018 “Then Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me.’” – Matthew 16:24 It’s hard, I get it. Discipleship is difficult, I understand. To follow Jesus means to go against everything the world, and...

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January 17, 2018

January 17, 2018 “Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus.” – Philippians 4:6-7 “Stress” is a word that is...

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January 10, 2018

January 10, 2018 “Jesus knew that the Father had put all things under his power, and that he had come from God and was returning to God; so he got up from the meal, took off his outer clothing, and wrapped a towel around his waist. After that, he poured...

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January 3, 2018

January 3, 2018   “Do not love the world or anything in the world. If anyone loves the world, love for the Father is not in them. For everything in the world—the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life—comes not from the Father but from the...

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December 27th, 2017

“I will remember the deeds of the Lord; yes, I will remember your miracles of long ago. I will consider all your works and meditate on all your mighty deeds.” – Psalm 77:11-12   One of the more common commands that appears throughout the Old Testament is the command to “remember.” Over and...

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December 20th, 2017

“She will give birth to a son, and you are to give him the name Jesus, because he will save his people from their sins.” – Matthew 1:21 Christmas has become a very convoluted holiday that is “about” a whole variety of things depending on who you ask. Some say...

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December 13th, 2017

“She will give birth to a son, and you are to give him the name Jesus, because he will save his people from their sins.” – Matthew 1:21   Christmas is an exciting time of year. We celebrate the incredible stories of Jesus’ birth, we sing songs about the Messiah...

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December 6th, 2017

“What, then, shall we say in response to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us?” – Romans 8:31   If you are feeling afraid or discouraged today, one of two things has probably happened; you have either forgotten God’s promises, or you have forgotten God’s...

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