Rejoice in Him

Claire and Rick share thoughts from the heart to the heart



Truths that can change your life

Years ago in flight school a friend introduced me to The Navigators Topical Memory System. I started memorizing two verses a week and God changed my life from the inside out. The Psalmist teaches us, Your word I have treasured… Continue Reading →

Our gracious God

How do you handle difficulties when they seem beyond your ability? When we look at our resources and the magnitude of the problems we’re facing, they may seem overwhelming. There are numerous situations that seem beyond our ability but we… Continue Reading →

Today’s Sermon in 10 Tweets

Today we looked at Matthew 11:28-30 and learned that when we come to Jesus and take His yoke and learn from Him that we can experience His rest. 1. People want the benefits of margin without making the corresponding changes… Continue Reading →

The type of people that all of us need

We enjoy people who encourage us and tell us what we like to hear, but do we have people in our lives who tell us what we need to hear? These are people who not only accept us for who… Continue Reading →

What is your view of God?

Your view of God determines the type of person you will become. We see an example of this principle from the life of Jonathan, King Saul’s son. Israel was in a desperate battle with the Philistines. Jonathan said to his armor… Continue Reading →

Are you listening?

God speaks to us in a variety of ways – He speaks to us through His word, other people, the Holy Spirit, and circumstances. The key question is, “Am I listening?” Consider for a moment that there is a sovereign God… Continue Reading →

He Calls You Beautiful: Hearing the Voice of Jesus in the Song of Songs

He Calls You Beautiful: Hearing the Voice of Jesus in the Song of Songs by Dee Brestin helps the reader to see God’s love for His people by drawing a parallel with our relationship with God and marriage. “‘To know… Continue Reading →

Put out into the deep

Have you ever been given an assignment that seems beyond your ability? Maybe you’ve been told to do something that doesn’t make sense to you. One of Jesus’ disciples, Simon Peter, had such an experience. Peter and his friends had… Continue Reading →

Is God stirring your nest?

At times you will encounter a situation that causes discomfort. It may not be painful, but the joy that you experienced in the past seems to be gone. Admittedly, every job or relationship will have it’s ups and downs but… Continue Reading →

How to deal with shattered dreams

Have you ever experienced the pain of shattered dreams? When the actual situation does not match our expectations, it often results in heartache. Unfortunately there is no shortage of situations that can cause us to lose heart. We are a… Continue Reading →

New year’s resolutions you can keep!

Have you ever had a problem keeping new year’s resolutions? If not you’re in denial – all of us have made new year’s resolutions and have broken them. Here are the most popular resolutions people make: 1. Lose weight 2…. Continue Reading →

The 2016 Global Leadership Summit

A team from the Church at Lifepark recently enjoyed a great time of professional development by attending The Global Leadership Summit.  In keeping with my annual practice, here is a key quote from each of the speakers (this was especially challenging because there… Continue Reading →

Are You Listening?

What do you hear right now?   Maybe it’s the sound of a computer fan or the singing of a bird outside.  The sounds are there but you may not be conscious of them until you are made aware of… Continue Reading →

Rising Each Time You Fall

What is your response to adversity?  At times it can seem overwhelming.  This past week I attended the American Association of Christian Counselors Conference and the theme was “The Struggle is Real”.  We considered the incredible challenges facing us in… Continue Reading →

What Is Your Response To Difficulty?

What is your response when you encounter a difficult situation?  Is God your first response or your last resort?  David in the Old Testament encountered a number of hardships in his life and many of his Psalms come from the… Continue Reading →

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