Church Blog (Page 5)

Want to know what your children and teens are learning and doing? Maybe you are looking for wisdom from some of the elders in the church. Do you love worshiping God? Maybe you are just interested in what’s going on around the web. We have it all and more here on our church blog.

North Star

One of the things I learned in college literature was that a relatively high percentage of poems were about dead people. So if you are clueless about the underlying meaning of a poem, as good a guess as any would be to say the poem is about someone who died. THIS IS NOT COLLEGE LIT. […]

The Goal of Parenting

What is the goal of parenting?  Simply put, to reflect God’s character to our children.  We want our children to tangibly experience the character and nature of God by the way we treat them, by the things we say to them, and by the way we relate to them. We all know none of us […]

Humility

We can all agree that whether seen in ourselves or in others, arrogance leaves a bad taste in our mouths.  Conversely, there is nothing quite as refreshing, disarming, and attractive as genuine humility!   James 4:6b says, “God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble.” Humility is not self-degradation.  It is, however, recognition of our inability to do what is right apart from God’s provision and an openness to receive what Jesus wants for, in, and through us by His Spirit!  Humility is depicted by child-likeness that allows us to remain teachable, moldable, and responsive to God’s heart!

How is a humble heart cultivated?