GETTING BACK TO A LIFE OF LOVE

Living a life built on love is the key to freedom! Jesus liberates us and leads us into a new life by delivering us from the need for power and control to a life that is built on love and freedom. His life is an incredible example for us to follow as he was always […]

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WHAT REALLY MATTERS TO YOU?

My dear brothers and sisters, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry. – James 1:19 We believe this was written by James, the brother of Jesus and this important passage provides such wisdom for how we deal with one another in our relationships. Today, I want […]

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A NEW BEGINNING

Have you held on to the dreams and values for your life or do you find yourself growing cynical and sometimes, selfish? What is the dream that God has for your life? Are you in need of a new beginning? I want to offer three things to think about when reflecting on God’s call for […]

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3 REASONS WE DON’T PRAY MORE

Many prayer traditions of the church have been passed down from one generation to the next; and in spite of all of the traditions and teachings we have on prayer, I have heard people give so many reasons for not praying. Let’s take a look at the three most common things I hear from people […]

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GROWING STRONG FAMILIES

This Sunday we will celebrate and honor the special men in our lives on Father’s Day! It’s a great time to look at what it means to be a family, to love one another. There are three things I believe we can do to follow God’s example for a healthy, loving family.

#1 UNCONDITIONAL LOVE

Jesus loved the disciples in an incredible way. Even though they were tax collectors, fishermen and zealots, he knew their strengths

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EXPERIENCES OVER THINGS

“Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust consume and where thieves break in and steal; but store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust consumes and where thieves do not break in and steal. For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. –Matthew 6:19-21 In […]

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WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE?

It’s a question I believe we should all ask ourselves. Are you engaged in life? Are you still dreaming? Are you still listening for God as he calls you forward into new opportunities? Who do you think you are?  When you start with an understanding that you are first a child of God, I believe His […]

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HIS LIGHT SHINES IN OUR HEARTS

In the United States, Memorial Weekend ushers in the unofficial start of summer! And while it’s a time of celebration, it’s also important to remember the origin of this holiday; to honor the men and women who have lost their lives serving in the United States Armed Forces.  It has also become a tradition to […]

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A new chapter in life

It’s that time of year when graduates from everywhere will take a moment to celebrate their accomplishments before beginning a new chapter in their lives. It’s such an exciting and sometimes scary time. Today, I want to look at three things Jesus wants us each of us to remember, whether you are just getting started […]

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A MOTHER’S INFLUENCE

I don’t think I fully understood the influence my mother had on my life until you I got older and became a parent. Each of us are greatly influenced by our mothers. That’s why I want to take a moment to honor our mothers; to thank them for all the effort they have given through […]

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