Closer: Relinquishment

As we seek to grow closer to God, spiritual disciplines help us focus and make room for God in our lives. We’ve talked about making sure our worship is only to God; worshipping Him not what He does. When our worship is in the proper place, we can be open to hearing and meditating on…

Closer: Openness

As we draw closer to God in our worship, we must open ourselves to His Word and Truth.  We live in a busy, loud world and it can get hard to hear. We need to cultivate time in which we can meditate on God’s Word, examine our lives in His Light and see where He…

Closer: Worship

We all have a deep longing within us that we want to have satisfied.  Some try to fill that longing with money, success, fame, other people, causes, etc. But none of these truly satisfies. Whatever we seek to fill that longing will shape our lives and our decisions; it will become the object of our…

It’s Just a Phase

936 weeks. That’s all the time we have with our kids from birth until high school graduation. Using Reggie Joyner and Kristen Ivy’s book, “It’s Just a Phase So Don’t Miss It,” we’ll take a look at several important phases in a child’s life- and what parents and the church can do about it!

An Eternal King

We’re not celebrating a baby; we’re celebrating a King. And this king is eternal, and He’s bringing His kingdom to earth with Him!