God, Who Superintends
September 9th, 2021
I recently heard a very powerful and challenging discussion on evil in our world today, and where God is, in the middle of all of it. One of the panelists made the comment that God does not intend for...  Read More
August 31st, 2021
I don’t know about you, but I seem to learn best after I mess up. I really would like to be smart enough-- wise enough-- to get everything right the first time. It seems, though, that the best, most t...  Read More
Speak Life
August 18th, 2021
It’s Monday morning. You wake up to an email from your boss, who gives you an unexpected task in a seemingly unreasonable timeframe. You then realize you should begin your day in prayer before you do ...  Read More
The Antidote to "Me, Myself, and I"
August 10th, 2021
“The fear of the Lord is instruction in wisdom, and humility comes before honor.” - Proverbs 15:33The fear of the Lord. This phrase used to confuse and frighten me, but now it feels more like a ground...  Read More
Oh, Lone Ranger
August 4th, 2021
You ever sit in church on a Sunday morning (or in my case, at home tuned in virtually) and wonder if God parted the skies and beams of radiant sunlight are shining directly towards you, as if to say, ...  Read More
Generosity, Greed, Faith, and Fear
July 28th, 2021
Pastor Phil’s message on Proverbs 11:24-28 made me rethink and reconcile my own reaction and conviction when I read this passage from Proverbs earlier in the month. I think that running parallel to th...  Read More