February 19, 2024

Speaking of Life 3013 | Rainbow’s Promise

Do you recall the first time you saw the colorful rainbow?  The flash of color across the sky is a promise of hope.

February 12, 2024

Transfiguration

Transfiguration Sunday concludes the Season of Epiphany, revealing the radiant character of God in Christ’s love and compassion. God is inviting us to a continuous journey where the transformative power of Christ’s presence awaits.

January 29, 2024

Speaking of Life 3010 | Felt Not Seen

Have you ever stared at nature and become overwhelmed by the beauty of the moment? Not only are God’s works beautiful and majestic, but they also reflect his goodness and his love for each of us.

January 22, 2024

Speaking of Life 3009 | Jonah—Prophet or Cautionary Tale

If you’ve ever thought you’ve developed a better path forward than the one God has revealed, remember Jonah’s cautionary tale. He was so confident in how God “should” be acting, he nearly missed what God was doing – spoiler God’s agenda is always love. Let’s not miss out on joining him in sharing that love with the whole world.

January 15, 2024

Speaking Of Life 3008 | Lukewarm Coffee

Receiving the perfect gift, having someone offer the exact help we need, the space to vent without judgment. If you have ever experienced any of the events described, you have a glimpse into a powerful feeling of being known. The Psalms reveal that our Creator knows us better than we know ourselves. And through Jesus, God gives us himself to be known. There’s no greater gift than knowing and being known by God.

January 8, 2024

Epiphany

As we look at the bright star of Epiphany, it reminds us of the wise men’s journey. They followed the celestial light to worship the Light of the World. The story in Matthew 2 encourages us to offer our worship and devotion to the boundless love revealed in the humble manger of Bethlehem.

January 1, 2024

Speaking of Life 3005 | The Twist Ending

Do we recognize Jesus as the twist ending in the story of our lives? He completes not only your story, and mine, but the grand narrative of all of humanity. Jesus picks up our broken pieces and puts them all together and makes us whole again!

December 26, 2023

Christmas

The weary world rejoices, as we celebrate that for unto us a child is born, our light and King, Jesus.

December 25, 2023

Advent - Love

Advent – Love In this sacred season of Advent, as we gather in hushed reverence, we are reminded that love is at the heart of it all. Psalm 89:1-4 calls us to sing of the steadfast love of the Lord forever, to declare God’s faithfulness t...
December 18, 2023

Advent - Joy

With the arrival of Advent, we are awakened to the realization that JOY, like the first light of day, emanates from the promise of Christ with us, infusing our hearts with radiant hope.

December 11, 2023

Advent - Peace

During Advent, we are gently reminded that PEACE is not discovered within the turmoil of our existence, but in the serene moments when we welcome God’s tender guiding light.

December 4, 2023

Advent - Hope

Amidst uncertainty and darkness, the Advent season beckons us to prepare our hearts for Christ’s arrival and ignite a beacon of HOPE that can overpower even the deepest shadows.

November 26, 2023

Speaking of Life 5053│The Why of Praise

Again and again, God reveals to us how much he cares about us. Jesus’ sacrifice and devotion to the marginalized people, should inspire us to give praise and make a joyful noise. When we praise and give thanks, we celebrate God’s steadfast love and faithfulness.