God took Dorothy, a “shy, backward farm girl,” and started a revival in her heart. Now He’s using her to reach beyond in sharing the Gospel with the people she encounters each day.
This past summer, Jan and I have marveled at the flight patterns of sixteen hummingbirds in our backyard. We have observed their hovering, diving, darting, speeding, and periodic resting on a branch next to our hummingbird feeders.
Pastor Tim displays the heart of a shepherd and his deep love for Jesus through the things he is drawn to read. Leaders are readers, and they serve best when they’re not running on empty. Proverbs 15:22 says, “Plans fail for lack of counsel, but with many advisers they succeed.”
The Hopes for 2015 series features a take from each of our pastors on the year ahead and what he hopes to see or do. We hope you’re encouraged by these glimpses into the hearts and personalities of these men.
We live in a day where there is an awareness of the reality of terror and threat, both abroad and at home. Is there protection and security available to us? We find some peace from physical harm in our national and local defenses. However, is there an even more secure place—or person—available to us who believe?