Finding “at Home” This Christmas

“This is how God showed his love among us: He sent his one and only Son into the world that we might live through him.”1 John 4:9 Christmas is a season where we often strive to be, as the song goes, “home for Christmas”.  However, that sense of feeling “at

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Heaven-bound: The Journey

“In keeping with (the Lord’s) promise we are looking forward to a new heaven and a new earth, where righteousness dwells.” 2 Peter 3:13 We are beginning a new series of messages for this season leading to Christmas — “Thy Kingdom Come.”  One of the things for which we pray

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Living Life Beyond Training Wheels

“Since we are receiving a kingdom that cannot be shaken, let us be thankful, and so worship God acceptably with reverence and awe, for our “God is a consuming fire.”Hebrews 12:28-29 We Christians tend to live life cautiously, unwilling to try something new. (That’s kind of like a child using

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Jesus the Rescuer

“The King will say to those on his right, ‘Come, you who are blessed by my Father; take your inheritance, the kingdom prepared for you since the creation of the world.’” Matthew 25:34 All Saints’ Day — We people of God are going to come before God in the judgment

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