Too Bad for all of the People who died before Jesus did…

When we think about what Jesus did on the Cross, we often think of it as only changing time forward. However, the power of the Cross was especially amazing because it was for all time.  In 2018, we have the opportunity to call on the name of Jesus and be saved in a way that people in the Old Testament did not.  However, the God of the universe is perfect and nothing


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Happy New Year! I Hope I don’t ruin mine…

There is so much excitement and anticipation surrounding New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. It’s a fresh start!  It’s out with the old and in with the new! It’s resolutions about how this New Year will be different and better. It can put unrealistic expectations at the center of our heart and mind. We are four days into the New Year, and I’m a bit concerned


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Christmas… What’s in it for Me?

 – Corina Stein

There are excess calories to eat, extra opportunities to spend money, pressure to make everyone happy with your presents or your presence, and tons of extra work in getting out (then putting away) decorations.

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Creating the Covenant

“Covenant” names our yearning to live and belong in loving relationships with
self
God
and those around us.
 
Covenant people read the Bible together to learn how to deepen those relationships.