Advent 2020

Read: Isaiah 40:9 Here is our God! We have hope! Rejoice! Our present, in 2020, has been full of challenges, but as we mark the days leading up to Christmas, we are rejoicing as we take some time to focus on the hope we have both now and in the future because of...

I Won’t Let What I Want Rob Me Of What I Have

Read: Ecclesiastes 6:9 Contentment and gratitude aren’t identical, but they sure are family. Contentment lives somewhere near the beginning of the path toward a more grateful perspective. For instance, it’s difficult to have gratitude for something you’ve received...

Be The One

Read: Luke 17:11-18 Happy Thanksgiving C3! Ten lepers were miraculously healed. This miracle not only cured a horrendous and painful disease, but it also freed these men to return to their families and rejoin their communities. Everything changed because of what Jesus...

When There Seems to Be No Way

Read: Isaiah 43:19 Have you ever faced a situation and said, “There is no way this can ever be?” Maybe some of these thoughts weigh on your mind: There is no way I can handle the pressure at work. There is no way I can pay my bills. There is no way to save my...

Attitude of Gratitude

Read: Philippians 2:14 You and I have many opportunities to complain on a regular basis. But complaining doesn’t do any good; all complaining does is open the door for the enemy. It doesn’t solve problems; it just creates a breeding ground for greater problems....