March 26, 2018

I love a parade!  How can anyone NOT love a parade?   Home town parades with the high school band, old cars, kids on the firetrucks, old tractors, old cars, and of course the horses.   People line the street waving at the procession hoping to have candy tossed their wa...

March 19, 2018

John 12:20-33

Death. Others. Ours.

In this passage Jesus talks about His death. He first tells the disciples that it is time for time for the Son of God to be glorified. He uses the illustration that a seed, a grain of wheat, must die in the ground before it can produce...

March 13, 2018

John 3:14-21 (NASB)

14 As Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, even so must the Son of Man be

lifted up; 15 so that whoever believes will in Him have eternal life.

16 “For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever

believes in Him sh...

March 6, 2018

John 2:13-22

My husband and I have been hesitant in sharing what has been going on in our life lately with anyone outside of our immediate trust circle. I mean we waited to share things with our parents until we couldn’t not tell them anything anymore. But now the stars...

March 2, 2018

The concert and the encores had ended and patrons and friends were gathered around the pianist with accolades and admirations.  One fan exclaimed:  “I would give anything to be able to play like that.”  The pianist replied: “I have already given everything.”  Who of us...

November 10, 2017

I am very blessed.  I remind myself of this often when I’m not really feeling so blessed.  We talked about contentment in Pastor Shyloe’s bible study this week.  Truly I own much more than I need.  I have plenty of clothes, food, a roof over my head, a vehicle, and the...

September 27, 2017

When this church decides to make a difference in the world, the effects ripple out beyond our campus, our zip code and even our life span. When we start splashing around in our baptismal waters, great waves of mercy and grace crash over God’s kingdom.

 For the next 4 we...

September 27, 2017

It seemed to me that September brought turmoil in many areas of our social consciousness. Weather
events devastated Texas, Florida, and islands in the Caribbean. We have seen the goodness and
compassion of many that supported victims of the flooding and loss. Sometimes...

September 11, 2017

Pastor’s Bible Study is Wednesdays at 7 p.m. in the Faith classroom. Fall 2017 the adult class will study Psalms: Managing Our Emotions. This 12 week bible study will help us think about emotions as they are on glorious display in the Psalms.  Nursery is provided as we...

August 31, 2017

In the month of August I heard 3 different sermons on the topic of Matthew 14. This is the story of Jesus walking on the water. The third time I heard a sermon on the topic I thought “Wow, God must really think I need to hear this!” I don’t believe in coincidences. I w...

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