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Purpose over Profit

"Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves, for the rights of all who are destitute.  Speak up and judge fairly; defend the rights of the poor and needy."  Proverbs 31:8-9 I mentioned last week about being a part of a teaching on Wednesday nights at church called 'Counter Culture' by David Platt. This past week was a… Continue reading Purpose over Profit

drought · faith · hope · instant gratification · longing · lust · persevere · pray without ceasing · prayer

Carob Tree Mentality

In the book 'The Circle Maker', Mark Batterson speaks of the life of a carob tree, stating that we must have a carob tree mentality when praying, praying long and praying hard.  I did a bit of research on the carob tree, as I was intrigued by this.  The carob tree takes years to start… Continue reading Carob Tree Mentality

all things new · beautiful · hope · new creation · new life

Beautiful Things

Our church has gone through a renovation of our sanctuary and the addition of a new children's wing over the last several months, and it is soon to be completed.  The architect and construction company have taken measures to keep the rubble, mess & noise away from the church members and the staff to make our church as "user friendly" as possible while… Continue reading Beautiful Things