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

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

Where Two or Three are Gathered – Rev. Dr. W. Gary George

Where Two or Three are Gathered – Rev. Dr. W. Gary George

The Lord says in His Word that “where two or three are gathered there I am in the midst”.  The relevance of the true church is not based on the size, but it is based on the Word of the

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

Consecration

Consecration

“As you come to Him, the living Stone—rejected by humans but chosen by God and precious to Him— you also, like living stones, are being built into a temple of the Spirit to be a holy priesthood, offering spiritual sacrifices acceptable

humbleness

humbleness

“He guides the humble in what is right and teaches them His way.” Psalm 25:13 “Take my yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.”

The image of God

The image of God

“So God created human beings in His own image. In the image of God He created them; male and female He created them.”  Genesis 1:27 Sacred Worth.  People, all people, have sacred worth.  This is not contingent upon their actions,