Gratitude v. Guilt One of the major implications of our mission statement is how we motivate people to do what the God expects and the Bible
Helping More and More People
A couple of years ago we "borrowed" a purpose statement for our church from another church. Our purpose is "Making more and better followers of Jesus Christ."
I miss John!
John was one of those special guys in our church in Panama. He didn’t have a lot, and some would say he didn’t have a lot going for him. But, he offered me
Is it Real?
That your faith and worship of God might be proven to be genuine… Mara and I recently listened to a sermon based on the opening chapters of the book of
FAQ – Are you excited to be going back?
"Are you excited to be going back?" That's the question we're asked most frequently these days. I know I shouldn't read too much into it, nor stress over
What do We Pray For? – part 5
This is one of the biggies - one of my most strategic and frequent requests! Father, please give us eight lay couples who are full of faith and amazed by
What do We Pray For? part 4
We pray that people will be open to working through The Story Of Hope Bible Study! Our goal is always to make disciples - followers of Jesus Christ. One
God answered our prayers for a fantastic weekend at Bethany Camp. He provided the needed snow and brought together over 200 people for the event. The crowd
7 Ways to Fight Distraction While Praying
There are times that I can't even remember what it was that I just prayed about! I find that frustrating. I appreciated the post by Gavin Ortlund on the