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Three ways you can be more thankful this week.

This past weekend we talked about choices and the ramifications they have on our lives. Are we going to choose ourselves, the world or God to be in charge? In a season where everything has been commercialized, we tend to choose the world and forget about the things...

One way you can improve you goals.

What is the one thing you want to accomplish in life? When you ask most people that question they usually say they want to live comfortably, have kids, and live a healthy life. Those are great goals, but they all seem to be missing something. JESUS. God has called us...

I can do it on my own.

Have you ever climbed Mount Si? Or went on a hike that was challenging? What did you do to prepare? Did you gather snacks, water and wear comfortable clothes, or did you wing it and hope for the best. Climbing a mountain is tough; especially if you do it without the...

Who Is Really In Charge?

Well, the time has finally come; the rainy season has begun. Rain is inevitable up here. That's why we keep rain jackets just about everywhere; we know that for the next six months that rain is going to fall, and we don't want to be caught without one. We get...

I’m Too Busy To Fast…Right?

Fall. The time of year when the leaves transition into rich fiery colors and weather seems perfect for an adventure. With Fall also comes the balancing of everyone's schedules, which makes you feel spread pretty thin and by the time the week is over, you feel like you...

The second step of the building project has begun! 🎉

Can you believe it? Today something amazing happened. We started digging! We are so thankful to all of you for standing by us during this building campaign. Check out the two messages below (30 seconds each) from Charlie, and meet the supervisor who will be leading...

We have been waiting four months for this day.

The day has finally come. Today our building project has officially begun. Our construction company, Petra, has parked its office on our property. It's only a matter of time until dirt starts moving and our piece of land becomes a cornerstone for generations to come....

What to do when you don’t know what to do?

Decisions. Which shoes go best with this outfit? What type of insurance is better? Should I send my kid to private or public school? Should I stay at my job or take another position? Is it time to move? And the list of what to do only continues to grow. We are...

How We Waste God’s Gifts

May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit. Romans 15:13 NIV   When I was little, I used to ask my mom for Kool-Aid (she made it with two cups of real sugar, and it...

5 Essential Elements for Keeping the Faith

The Men’s Bible Study I attend on Thursday mornings is a great group of guys who work through the Bible together, enjoy the comraderies and help each other in our walk with God. We are currently studying a little letter Paul wrote to a young pastor named Timothy. It...