Women’s Retreat – Be Known

Mark your calendars for the women’s retreat “Be Known” on February 8th and 9th. This is a great time to get away and have fun. Come to get to know and be known. Come to be known and get to know one another! This will be a great time of fellowship,...

Men’s Retreat

Mark your calendars for the men’s retreat January 12th and 13th! This is a great time to get away and have fun. Come to get to know and be known. We will have great times of worship, sharing, and good clean FUN: indoor games and outdoor cross-country skiing, tubing,...
What Are You Hoping For This Christmas?

What Are You Hoping For This Christmas?

What are you hoping for this Christmas? A new gadget, novel toy, fun memories, good relationships? There are lots of things that are on our minds this time of year and that we can set our hopes on. Matthew Hutchinson did a great job on Sunday reminding us of the...

Give to the WHAT???

I’m sure you’ve heard lots of messages throughout the day today exhorting you to “Give To The Max!” As I have been hearing this I have been reminded that Jesus challenged His followers to live their WHOLE LIVES to the Max! Jesus challenged the...
BOO the Embrace or Escape Dichotomy

BOO the Embrace or Escape Dichotomy

Sometimes we can think that there are only two options when it comes to how we relate to the world around us. Either we try to Escape what is happening in the world by ignoring it or hiding from it or we fully Embrace it and are just like the world. We know that we...

Why The Power?

Why was the worship time so powerful this last Sunday? The worship team practice wasn’t any different than usual. The sound wasn’t set any different than usual (even with the new sound booth). Do you know what was different??? People were praying! There...
Statistically Speaking

Statistically Speaking

Did you know that a survey earlier this year found that many Christians have worldviews that are inconsistent with a Christian Worldview? 61% agree with ideas rooted in New Spirituality. 54% resonate with postmodernist views. 29% believe ideas based on secularism....
Growing Up Together

Growing Up Together

Paul urges in Ephesians 4 to live a life worthy of the calling we have received. To be completely humble and gentle. To be patient, bearing with one another in love. And to make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace.  How is Jesus...
Increasing Faith

Increasing Faith

Hebrews 11:1 Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see. This is what the ancients were commended for… – Faith is Substantial (not wishful thinking or Faith in Faith) – based on knowing the one we have faith...