Healing in His Wings

By Brian Riddle As the Student Ministry kick-offed the new school year a couple of weeks ago, we began our Truth & Beauty series with a look at the truth and beauty of Jesus. My attention was drawn to this story in Luke chapter 8. Jesus is on his way to heal a dying girl…

Entrusted with a Story

By Makaila Mobley How much are you aware of the story God is telling? God is a storyteller. Just look at the Bible. It is more story than anything else. Our Holy Scriptures are an unapologetically complex, messy, epic, brilliant story. Learning to see through this context changes everything. As ambassadors of Christ we are to…

8 Marks of a Maturing Christian Faith

1. Maturity moves away from a self-centered life and toward a gospel-simple, God-centered orientation aimed at God’s glory. Do I find myself concerned less and less about my kingdom and more about God’s kingdom? When I get upset is it because someone broke God’s laws or my laws? 2. Maturity moves away from a circumstantially…

Future Hope: The Church & Heaven

By Nate Garn As a Pastor one of the most rewarding yet challenging aspects of my call is to do funerals. Over the last two weeks I’ve done four completely different funerals for people who have recently stepped into eternity. Naturally, with this come lots of questions about eternity and specifically heaven. There are a…