Posts from November 2019

Posts from November 2019

Together

We are able to do so much more together, than if we were chasing this vision alone. Well over 100 years ago, a single missionary named Lottie Moon, while serving in China, began writing letters challenging the American church to send and support more workers to go there. After her death on the field, her challenge was heeded in the formalization of an offering in her name. Even if you’re not a Southern Baptist who has given to the Lottie…

David vs Goliath

We love an underdog We love a David and Goliath story, don’t we? We find this theme in the movies we watch — Luke Skywalker goes from farm boy to Jedi while opposing Darth Vador and the Dark Side. And who doesn’t get amped when they hear the Rocky theme song? It also becomes the narrative in the sports we watch — Any time a football team other than the New England Patriots win the Super Bowl, we say “that…

It’s Time to Shine

It Truly is a Night to Shine We are so excited to be an official host church for this year’s Night to Shine, sponsored by the Tim Tebow Foundation. Night to Shine is an unforgettable prom night experience, centered on God’s love, for people with special needs, ages 14 and older. Every guest of Night to Shine enters this complimentary event on a red carpet complete with a warm welcome from a friendly crowd and paparazzi. Once inside, guests receive the…

One another…elementary things

“In your relationships with one another, have the same mindset as Christ Jesus . . .” Philippians 2:5 Scripture directs us to love one another, forgive one another, pray for one another, and serve one another. Each is foundational to a healthy community of Christ followers. We need only ask what priority Jesus would set when determining our response to any aspect of this life we share with others. Jesus would love, forgive, pray for, and serve others. Regardless of…