Living Connection

Our real connection to Jesus Christ must always lead to our true connection to one another. Division points to a brokenness in some aspect of our relationship with God. Division in our hearts or in our relationships is a signpost pointing to a break in our connection to our Heavenly Father. But He is always…

Giving or Getting?

For each one shall bear his own load. Galatians 6:5 NKJV Carrying my own load means finding the grace of Jesus in my hour of need. Carrying my brother and sisters burden means helping them with the grace that was given to me.

Honoring our Parents

What is honor and what does it mean to honor our parents? One way I have come to understand it is that honor is a combination in equal parts of love and respect. Honoring our parents means we can not love without respect and we should never respect without loving. Every week as I visit…

He is Still Near!

Whenever we meet with open hearts to talk about Him we can be confident that He still draws near!

Scandal -The Church – and the Restoration of God

This past week another large church has been shocked and saddened by the admitted moral failure of their pastor. Scandal in the church is not at all a new experience. From the days of David with Bathsheba till today, men (and women) in positions of great influence  have failed. Is this a sign that all…