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Love as Jesus Loves

Jesus set an extraordinary example of how to love – and to his followers he gave a new command that created a higher standard, a command that challenged his disciples to take the world by storm with a love that could not be denied.  As you hear this command, how might you find new ways to love those in your…

Stones of Remembrance

Each of us have memorials in our own lives: grave sites, pictures, or maybe heirlooms. Some memories go deeper than tokens as we tell the stories of those relationships shared with others. Just as Joshua led the Hebrews to create stones of remembrance of God’s mighty power, so too does God urge each of us…

Something More

As the text reveals that Mary and Joseph did not expect Jesus to be so wise and well prepared even to teach in the temple, Jesus continues to do the unexpected, the miraculous, and the awe-inspiring in our midst even today. When we make room for Jesus as Lord and Savior, Jesus does something more…

A Case of Mistaken Identity

This message of hope is shared by Guest Lay Speaker Eric Pinkston.  From the story of David & Goliath we tend to identify with David – and feel expected to be able to “slay our giants” with as much efficiency. But the reality is, we more often identify with the soldiers shaking in their boots…