Faithful

If you want to know someone, what better way than to go to the source? Allow that person to describe themselves to you. That’s why I find verses in the Bible where God describes Himself especially helpful. Take, for example, these verses: And he passed in front of Moses, proclaiming, “The Lord, the Lord, the compassionate and …

Are You Ready?

The winter session of Equip Her bible studies begins this coming Sunday and Tuesday mornings. Have you registered yet? (Full disclosure, I just registered yesterday, so you're not too late.) We'd love to have you join us the next 11 weeks as we study the book of Esther. For more details, you can read our …

Shout the Good News

By Mary Wenzl “Psst . . . Psst” “What?”  “Come closer, I have a secret to tell you.”  “Okay, what?” “Today in Bethlehem, a child was born who will be the King of the world.” “Wow, that is astounding!” “Yes! Now, tell no one. It is a secret. Keep the secret to yourself.” “Okay, I …

Living Grateful

By Laura Dilworth Our discussion group talked about how interesting it is that we finished this study the week of Thanksgiving, as that seems to be one of the themes of Colossians.  Over and over we are taught about the way to live our lives to honor Jesus--with kindness, love, unity, obedience, wisdom, grace, devoted …

Whatever You Do

By Katie Kafka Have you ever walked through a season when you notice that God is preparing your heart for something? It is this awkward space when waiting feels uncomfortable and yet, so does moving forward. It is hard not to get caught up in the unknown and uncertainty of your circumstances making it easier …

Wearing Jesus

"Religion tells you what to do. Jesus tells you who you are. When you know who you are, you know what to do."Alan Caplin I came across this quote this past week when I was in the middle of studying Colossians 3:5-17. I couldn't help thinking what a perfect summary it was of what is …