REALITY Christianity

“You have never truly found Jesus If you do not tell others about Him.” ~Charles H. Spurgeon Last week I read an article about a reality TV dating show with numerous bachelors vying for a […]

That’s Not Normal!

Sometimes you have to laugh at God’s timing and sense of humor. Last week on my way into church to meet my husband for Saturday night services, I was stopped by a woman at the […]

USE IT – or LOSE IT

After the first of the year, Pastor Brian did a series entitled “Thrive.” At the end of the series final week we were given, “God, Use Me” cards as reminders to be willing to be […]

Disobedience, Blessings, and God’s Will…what???

Do you remember that old song from Sesame Street? The one that says, “One of these things is not like the others, One of these things just doesn’t belong, Can you tell which thing is […]

Check Your Facts

Anyone who knows me knows that I love genealogy. Some might even say that I’m obsessed with it. But, I don’t know, there’s just something about digging around in old records and history that is […]

Keeping it Real in Our Imaginary World

Sometimes I think that we Christians tend to live in a bubble of our own making.  We view life through rose-colored glasses of our own design, especially if we’ve been living for God for any […]

Small Beginnings

Yesterday morning, I was electrified by an update I received from my friend DaNetta Fernandez, who leads our church’s partnership with the La Viña (Vineyard) movement in Honduras. You see, for the last 11 years, […]

Power-less

Have you ever felt like your connection to God has fizzed out? Like the plug got pulled, or a fuse blew, and you are trying to run on your own energy? Recently, I had slowly […]

Moments and Opportunities

One of my favorite Superbowl moments had to be watching Ray Lewis cry as the big game, the last in his successful career,  was about to start.  This was one of those monumental, history-in-the-making type […]

Will we be faithful?

I’ve been thinking about Noah. We all know the story. Noah finds grace in God’s sight and he and his family, along with the animals, are saved because he obeys God and builds a big […]