As we begin the Lenten season…

Today is Ash Wednesday, the beginning of the season of Lent. Lent is the 40 days leading up to Easter, signifying Jesus’ 40 days in the wilderness being tempted by Satan. The story of Jesus’ temptation in the wilderness shows up in the three synoptic Gospels: Matthew, Mark, and Luke. As I read Mark’s account … Continue reading As we begin the Lenten season…

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Week in Preview 2/12 – 2/18

Happy Tuesday my friends! Here’s a look at the weeks ahead: Tomorrow is Ash Wednesday, the first day of the season of Lent. We are having an Ash Wednesday service at church beginning at 7:00 for the entire congregation. The high school is going to participate in that service, but we will have dinner as … Continue reading Week in Preview 2/12 – 2/18

Terrific Tip Tuesday 2/6

Sabbath. Rest. We know what it is, we know we should do it, but.... Here are a few resources to remind and re-calibrate you and your family's practice of rest. Interview about Sabbath (audio): https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B2zKR48Gxipjcl9nNWRWckdXUG8/view?usp=sharing 24/6 by Matthew Sleeth (book): https://www.amazon.com/24-Prescription-Healthier-Happier-Life/dp/1414372280/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1507317127&sr=8-1&keywords=24%2F6 6 Reasons Why Keeping the Sabbath Matters 5 Ways to Celebrate the Sabbath as a Family … Continue reading Terrific Tip Tuesday 2/6

Week in Preview 2/5 – 2/11

Fun Monday everyone! Here’s a look at the weeks ahead: Normal LIFE groups this week! Dinner at 6:30, LIFE groups around 7:15ish We are in our last week of a series on relationships. The series is a more wholistic look at the different relationships in our lives, with family, friends and dating/marriage. This final week … Continue reading Week in Preview 2/5 – 2/11

Week in Preview 1/29 – 2/4

Happy Tuesday all! Here’s a look at the the next couple of weeks! Normal LIFE groups this week! Dinner at 6:30, LIFE groups around 7:15ish We are in the 2nd week series on relationships. The series is a more wholistic look at the different relationships in our lives, with family, friends and dating/marriage. This week … Continue reading Week in Preview 1/29 – 2/4