Loving well. Isn’t that in the heart of every person? We want it, but how often do we get in the way of ourselves trying to do just that?  Jesus…
Last week we considered Jesus’ instructions to his disciples to “Teach these new disciples to obey all the commands I have given to you.” (Matt. 28:20) While it’s natural to…
So Tell Me Again…Why Are We Following Jesus?? That’s a good question for all of us who are followers of Jesus to answer.  But how would you answer that question? …

Known

January 24, 2021
KNOWN. To be known is much more than observing something, or studying it, or hanging out.  To be known is to plunge to a depth of intimacy that goes beyond…

Leave Your Nets Behind

January 17, 2021
In his gospel, Matthew recounts the story of when Jesus called out to Simon (Peter) and his brother, Andrew, to “Come, follow me.” Simon and Andrew were commercial fisherman and…

Who Am I Following?

January 10, 2021
2020 will be remembered for many things, but primarily it will be remembered for the pandemic that we had and continue to endure. It revealed much about humanity, about the…

The Key to Life!

January 3, 2021
This is a nice catchy title, definitely one that people would click on, because aren’t we all looking for that ‘key’ to real life…especially in these days?  We look back…
God decided to lower himself and put the needs of others ahead of his own. During the Christmas season, we are reminded that most of the bible is pointing towards…
One of the memories many of us have of Christmas when we were children was waiting to open our gifts on Christmas day. Sometimes the wait could be excruciating…well, as…
We all have this attraction to people that are great, or rich, or famous, and the charisma that goes along with that.  When that becomes our measuring stick for ‘greatness’,…