Together We Obey

When we obey God, things happen. They happen in a big way. Some people love it when we obey God. Some people do not love it when we obey God. As followers of Jesus, we realize the amazing love, forgiveness, grace and peace that we have found in Jesus, and we realize this same life…

What is your life built upon?

We live in the real world. People in our world build their lives upon many things: Material possessions Fame Career advancement Relationships Community involvement A host of other things What that you are doing today will matter in one hundred years? What that you are doing today will matter in one thousand years? If the…

The impact of God’s Spirit on your life

Many things impact your life: current events, your family, job situation, health, finances, relationships, the weather (eclipse!) and more. God wants to impact your life. He created you. He knows you better than you know yourself. He invites you to trust in Jesus as Lord and Savior. When you receive him by faith, his Holy…

In the midst of the mess, God is faithful

The title of this series is “The Church is a Mess!” The series title is not intended to be discouraging but rather realistic. The church is not made up of perfect people. The church is made up of broken people who have been redeemed, forgiven and made right with God through Jesus, yet who still…

Overcome Evil With Good

The Golden Rule is NOT “do unto others as they do unto you” NOR is it “do unto others before they do unto you.” Rather, it is “do unto others as you would have them do unto you” (Matthew 7:12). Or, as we taught our kids when they were younger, “treat others the way you…

Driving Tip #82190

Driving Tip #82190: What to do when you encounter bison crossing the road Our Creator made some amazing places in the world. Yellowstone is one of the them. God did good work there. His creativity, power and beauty are on display for all the world to see. Yellowstone National Park is located in three states…

Two Keys to Healthy Relationships

Relationships are tough. Different personalities, life experiences and perspectives cause conflict and disagreements. God’s Word gives us keys to healthy relationships. The Bible is incredibly practical for our lives today. Romans 12:16¬† 16 ¬†Live in harmony with one another. Do not be proud; instead, associate with the humble. Do not be wise in your own…