“Therefore” – by President Dave Ley

It was a warm summer day in July 2006. My wife and I stood in family court before a judge that was going to make a decision about the future lives of three children that we had welcomed into our home. They had been orphaned twice—the first time by their biological...

Fixing Regrets

This week I had a great conversation with a friend about regrets. There have been seasons of my life where everything was shrouded in the darkness of wishing I had made different decisions, said different words, worked harder, etc. so that I would be in a better...

Chosen Differences

Until watching The Chosen (which, if you’re not watching, you’re seriously missing out) I never thought much about the interpersonal dynamics between Jesus’ disciples, particularly those between Matthew and the fishermen brothers Peter and Andrew....

Seeing the Little Things – Sarah Rowland

I write this today hoping that you will see the joy of Jesus. My writing is not profound, nor is it something that comes easily for me. However, Jesus is profound and He is FOR us. Not long ago, there was a day where I just could not “do it” anymore. Have you ever...

Pray Right – Dr. Ben Olson

In 2 Corinthians 12:7-10, Paul gives a humiliating testimony about a prayer of his that was not answered. Not that God did not hear him, but that He did not answer him positively. This becomes more poignant considering the purpose of the book of 2 Corinthians is to...