The Spiritual Life: Drifting from the Lord

Sometimes things in life can happen that cause us to wander from our relationship with the Lord. These things can be either subtle or abrupt, they may come from failed expectations, sinful desires that lure us away or from just being too busy or distracted or some combination of these…

The Spiritual Life: Are Spiritual Gifts for Today?

Since this past Sunday was Pentecost Sunday, I thought it good to delve into the question of whether Spiritual Gifts are or aren’t for today. Many in the church at large fall in one camp or the other regarding the gifts and we will seek to discover a balanced and…

May 20th Step Up Your Faith Lunch and Activities

Hi everyone! This Sunday, May 20th we are having another Step Up Your Faith lunch after church. If you wish to bring food we were thinking of a Mexican dish theme but any food you bring is welcome! After lunch we will be breaking up into groups of men and…

The Spiritual Life: Knowing God Deeply Through Prayer

To begin to understand prayer we need to start with how God made us. In the beginning God created man in His image. This means that like us God is a real person with real thoughts, beliefs, desires and feelings- especially toward us. He is a person with personality and he…

The Spiritual Life: Doctrine and Unity 5.7.18

Doctrine and Unity On May 3rd of this year (2018) was the National Day of Prayer. The theme of this years event was Unity. Recently a well known pastor said that “Jesus Christ commanded that cross-cultural unity take precedence over all the minor theological differences that have divided Christ’s followers for centuries.”…

Step Up Your Faith May 6th Blog

We are excited about the upcoming church-family-time opportunities in the form of fellowship lunches on May 6 (tomorrow!) and May 20. Look forward to knowing you won’t have to stand around and talk over the sound of your growling stomach after the service…. you can eat AND chat! We hope…