Breathe

Breathe

Breathe. That’s what I hear.  Breathe. What time is it?  December? Time to wrap and shop and write and stamp and buy and bake and remember. Remember. Remember the night. The mother’s howl. The smell of hay. The steam. The

Size Matters – Rev. John Brice

Size Matters – Rev. John Brice

12 For as the body is one and has many members, but all the members of that one body, being many, are one body, so also is Christ. 13 For by one Spirit we were all baptized into one body—whether Jews or Greeks, whether slaves

The Least

The Least

“But God chose the foolish things of the world to shame the wise; God chose the weak things of the world to shame the strong.” 1 Corinthians 1:27 “For it is the one who is least among you all who is the greatest.” Luke

Hope in a World of Alternative Facts – Rev. Victor J. Gimenez

Hope in a World of Alternative Facts – Rev. Victor J. Gimenez

We live in a culture that absolutely loves super heroes; and every summer there is a blockbuster. As a young child I grew up watching super hero movies. I loved heroes because whatever the need; they brought hope to meet

From the Top of the Mountain – Rev. William J. Ritzenthaler

From the Top of the Mountain – Rev. William J. Ritzenthaler

“The mountain is too high to climb.” “The job is too great of an undertaking for us to do.” “If I step out of the boat I will sink.” These are the excuses we use to not focus on what

God Moments – Rev. Joe Martin

God Moments – Rev. Joe Martin

But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria and to the ends of the earth.   Acts 1:8 The Holy Spirit is in

To Know and Be Known – Rev. Jason B. Perkowski

To Know and Be Known – Rev. Jason B. Perkowski

Small churches sometimes suffer from an inferiority complex. We say things like, “we only have 20 or 30 members.” What some people fail to realize is that large churches are working hard to find ways to help their people feel

Hope in a Hopeless World – Dr. Andrew L. Foster III

Hope in a Hopeless World – Dr. Andrew L. Foster III

Beloved, As strong believers, your attitude should be the same as that of Christ. Philippians 2:5-8 reminds us, that He being in very nature God, did not consider equality with God something to grasp, but made himself nothing, taking on

Let it Shine! – Rev. Cindy Brubaker

Let it Shine! – Rev. Cindy Brubaker

Your love, Lord, reaches to the heavens, Your faithfulness to the skies. Your righteousness is like the highest mountains, Your justice like the great deep. You, Lord, preserve both people and animals. How priceless is Your unfailing love, O God!

1st Generation & The Spirit of God

1st Generation & The Spirit of God

If you declare with your mouth, “Jesus is Lord,” and believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead, you will be saved.  For it is with your heart that you believe and are justified, and it is