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(Jesus prayed,) Now this is eternal life: that they know You, the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom You have sent.

- John 17:3
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A Lifestyle Of Love

February 13, 2018

I love “love”… Real love. Authentic and selfless love. God’s version of love. It gives you and me a perfect and clear example of what real love is. God provided a way back to Him through Jesus’ work on the cross because He first loved us. And it lays the foundation for our existence as… Read more »

Oh Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree

December 10, 2017

Here it comes, whether we’re ready or not! We’re immersed right in the middle of the Christmas season. We head out to find the prettiest Christmas tree on the lot (or we pull the “realistic” one out of the box), head home where lights are hung on each branch, old ornaments are dusted off (my… Read more »


December 1, 2017

            Did you have one of those chocolate Advent calendars each year growing up? (As a kid, my dog always got into my Advent calendar and ate all of the chocolate!) I guess the real question is, do you still get the chocolate calendar? It’s fun to count down the… Read more »

Flu Season

November 1, 2017

It’s that time again. That time when sick days get used, the cold medicine goes flying off the shelves, everyone is walking around with the unavoidable raspy voice and stuffed nose. It’s cold and flu season! You may have escaped the bug so far, or you might be reading this from your sick bed, or… Read more »


October 15, 2017

Kids love carving pumpkins. It’s such a thrill to cut the top open and see all the seeds inside. Even better, is sticking their hand in the pumpkin and pulling out piles of slimy seeds! It’s like for one night, all the normal rules of not getting messy, or not being able to use a… Read more »

Fear Not

August 30, 2017

                      Everyone’s afraid of something. Maybe it’s fear of spiders or of small spaces. Or perhaps it’s a fear of flying, or failing, or perhaps a fear of being successful! Other fears might include relationships, joining a small group, or losing someone we love. No… Read more »


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