During Holy Week I often reflect on what it must have been like for Jesus’ followers. They experienced a whole lot of confusing emotions as their Lord went through His final week on earth. He rode into Jerusalem on a donkey, celebrated by everyone with shouts of “Hosanna!” He shared a supper with them talking … Continue reading Still Celebrating the Risen Savior
As Jesus continued with his letters to the seven churches in the book of Revelation, He came to the church in Sardis. This church was rebuked by Jesus for being lifeless. To onlookers, they may have appeared alive and well but He could see their heart and He saw no life in them. They had … Continue reading Get back to the basics
Have you ever tried to share your faith with someone only to be laughed at? Or maybe they weren’t rude enough to actually laugh at you, but they forced a smile while their eyes said, “Oh, she’s one of those people.” It can be so frustrating to try to have a conversation about Jesus with … Continue reading Why can’t they see the truth?
When we get together, I want to encourage you in your faith, but I also want to be encouraged by yours. (Romans 1:12 NLT) That sums up the reason to be involved in a church family perfectly. I can always find reasons to justify why I'm not going to church as often as I should … Continue reading Why church?