Rejoice in Him

Claire, Elisabeth, Ginger, Julie, and Rick share thoughts from the heart to the heart


Matthew 5

When God Made Light

When God Made Light, written Matthew Paul Turner and illustrated by David Catrow, is in the same appealing format as When God Made You by the same authors. This book contains delightful illustrations coupled with lyrical verse revealing that God made light that… Continue Reading →

Are you walking in the light?

Have you ever been in a forest at night with no source of light? Years ago I was hiking from a mountain top to our base camp and my flashlight stopped working. There was no moon and the darkness was… Continue Reading →

What is your source of strength?

Have you ever been in a situation and the harder you tried the worse it seemed to get? This is the classic example of baseball players who are in a batting slump. They start over-analyzing the reasons why they’re not… Continue Reading →

Who is the person God uses?

Who is the person God uses, especially in a desperate situation? As we read the early chapters of Genesis we witness a dystopia that was so bad that God was sorry He had created man, Then the LORD saw that… Continue Reading →

The Great Spiritual Migration

The Great Spiritual Migration by Brian McLaren emphasizes three migrations that Brian believes the church must undertake. Spiritually, he advocates a migration from a system of beliefs to a way of life. Theologically, he emphasizes moving from a violent God of… Continue Reading →

The Joy of the Resurrection!

As we gather on Easter morning we come with great joy, but what was it like on that first Easter morning?  What was the mood of the disciples?  Put yourself in the sandals of the disciples on the first Easter… Continue Reading →

The Righteous Person

What comes to mind when you think of a righteous person?  We usually think of someone who is characterized by uprightness or morality.  We often evaluate righteousness by one’s external actions but Jesus goes much deeper than that – He goes… Continue Reading →


What comes to mind when you think of the word brokenness?  We often view brokenness as a pejorative term.  The reality is brokenness is our true condition before a holy God.  If there is any doubt to our brokenness, as… Continue Reading →

It is better to light a candle than curse the darkness

“It is better to light a candle than curse the darkness” is a Chinese proverb that encourages us to take action about a problem rather than complain about it.  Why do we find it easier to complain rather than to… Continue Reading →

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