Tagged: “Current Events”


No Other Gospel: TGC National Conference Reflections

This week most of our pastoral staff attend The Gospel Coalition National Conference in Indianapolis, IN along with 8,000 of our closest friends. Here are several takeaways from the conference…

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Giving Up My “Mys”

True change comes when it’s more painful to stay the same than it is to change. I guess that’s why God made marriage. Now that my “mys” are “ours,” all the self-chosen, velvet nooses I’ve slowly tied around my neck are now tied around her neck too.

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Super Bowls, Success, and Satisfaction

Having tasted the thrill of victory as a fan, if I’m honest, I’m still left feeling a bit unsatisfied as life marches on.

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Prayers for President Trump and the Church on this Inauguration Day

As Christians, there is one thing in which we do find agreement when it comes to the office of the President of the United States of America, we must pray.

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Making Sense of the Senseless

We all want to know why. We all want to try to fit a senseless tragedy into a sensible little box that we can wrap our minds and emotions around.

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Maybe, just maybe, we need to change the parameters of our search. Maybe this world can’t deliver what our heart is truly searching for.

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Thanksgiving Meditation

It’s lovely to enjoy oneself,
To bask in blessings God has dealt.
All good things appreciate
But do remember: they will fade.

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Parenting with a Purpose

Parenting has its challenges, regardless of age or season. But as children get older, the pace gets faster and, so it seems, the stakes of parenting become greater.

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My Heart is Calloused

So often we want to look away and keep our guard up to stay safe inside the compound of our own dwelling places. But don’t look away. A life lived with a calloused heart is not a good life.

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Identity Crisis

We’ve each been given a true identity, one that we cannot change but one that too many people are running from. It’s an identity that needs to be embraced and accepted in order to find true satisfaction.

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