Replacing Control With Trust

Devotion By Tyler Staton “Praying Like Monks, Living like Fools” Give us this day our daily bread. – Matthew 6:11 “Praise and thanksgiving are always appropriate, certainly. And it’s certain that our final prayers will all be praise-heaven reverberating with our Learn more

You’re Not Alone

“There he came to a cave and lodged in it. And behold, the word of the Lord came to him, and he said to him, “What are you doing here, Elijah?” He said, “I have been very jealous for the Lord, the God of hosts. For Learn more

Where Is Your Confidence?

Devotion by Pastor Harold J. Sala  Do not put your trust in princes, in mortal men, who cannot save. Psalm 146:3 Though the event took place over a century ago, the fascination just won’t go away. The drama began to unfold Learn more

The Story We Tell

Every church has a story. This story comprises the years of history and tradition, the personalities of leadership, and the vision that has been cast for the congregation. As soon as you walk through the doors of a church on Learn more

A Sporadic Visitor

Devotion by Shelby Abbott Doubting Thomas gets most of the press, but for me, John the Baptist is a more compelling New Testament example of a doubter. He was a godly man whom Scripture identifies as “the voice of one Learn more

Fight Division

“If a house is divided against itself, that house cannot stand.” – Mark 3:25 Division is extremely popular these days. Division makes us angry and keeps our attention. Television and social media use the tool of division to draw us Learn more

Both Feet in the Offering Plate

Every summer growing up, we went to tent revivals. The men in the church would erect a tent big enough to seat 200 people. They spread sawdust on the floor and invited gospel groups to come and sing. It looked Learn more

Community of Christ

Therefore, brothers and sisters, since we have confidence to enter the Most Holy Place by the blood of Jesus, by a new and living way opened for us through the curtain, that is, his body, and since we have a Learn more

You Were Not Meant to Walk Alone

Devotion by Lori Tapia “Have you ever been so excited to be around a group of people? Maybe it was for worship, for a get together, or a barbeque. Do you remember the excitement as the time was getting closer Learn more

Church Consumer or Committed Church Member

Devotion by Thom Rainer “I am a church member. I teach a small group in my church. I occasionally preach when my pastor is out. I give to the church faithfully. I have been involved in other ministries in the Learn more