to make it even better, Rebekah will be preaching for the first time in around six weeks
But we live in a culture right now where if something is right then that means everything else is wrong.
Sunday morning's baptism had to be one of the sweetest I've ever witnessed.
One of the things I’m enjoying most about this “Ten Summer Sundays” series at our church is the variety of creative worship experiences. Every week a different theme, but always growing out of our core mission statement: “Rooted in Christ; Growing together in Faith; Reaching out to others.” July 2, Rebekah preached an amazing sermon…
When Jesus saw the crowds of people there, he went up on a hill and sat down. His followers came and sat next to him. Then Jesus began teaching the people. – Matthew 5 In my teaching and writing I talk a lot about story: understanding the kind of story we are living, sharing our…
To be honest, it's always mystified me why church attendance goes down in the summer. Sure, when you're on a boat it's impossible to show up at church building; but the majority of the time, no matter where we are, there's pretty much nothing that can stop us from gathering with some community of faith, some church, some body of believers.
If there is anything this world needs a lot more of right now, it is committed followers of Jesus living love out loud - disciples who tell the truth about the Gospel simply by the way that they live.
if you're one of those folk who doesn't show up very often - if at all - I'd like you to consider the following ten thoughts about showing up at a place of public worship.