Facing my Fears

From time to time on Tuesday Mornings, we like to have our women share their stories. This week we were blessed to have Sheila Clayton share with us how God has helped her overcome some tragedies and battles in her life. I know you will be encouraged by what she had to say. Fear. Fear …

Gather Me

Are you feeling pulled in different directions, torn by competing emotions, or simply brokenhearted by what you see in the news? Can I invite you to settle a few minutes into this . . . O God, gather me to be with you as you are with me. Keep me in touch with myself, with …

Woven

When was the last time you heard from God? That’s a loaded question, isn’t it? Because, first we need to have some idea of what He sounds like and when He might speak to us, right? Sadly, I don’t have a step-by-step process to offer, but I can give the following example from a day I …

Be Reminded

When our dear friend, Carey Helmink led us in music this week she opened our worship time with these thoughts ... One of the most beautiful things that God commands his people to be involved in is corporate worship. You would likely not be surprised to hear me say that given my role here at …

Beginning

It's just lovely to be able to meet together again as new classes begin. Excitement and energy are always part of beginning. After all, this is the main event we've been preparing over the summer  . . . Hooray for growing rosters! Cheers to room set ups and workbooks all settled in place! In the …

Thrive!

When you think of the word "thrive" what image comes to mind? For me it's always been a tree in summer. I can see its sturdy trunk and dark green leaves dancing in the sunlight. Birds flit in and out of its branches. It's strong . . . solid . . . alive. When God …