Category Archives: Uncategorized

Between the Words — Pastor Jim’s Persectives on the Weekend behind us and the Week Yet to Come (August 12, 2019)

Leviticus 25 declares the concept of the Biblical Year of Jubilee as: –- that time when freedom reigns because lands and possessions are reverted back to their previous owner — that time occurring every 50 years when captives are set … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

What We Do …

What we do in order to draw people to us is what we end up doing in order to keep people coming to us. I once had a friend tell me this. It made sense when he told me that … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Journey

So many times we find ourselves in a place or a situation that causes us frustration or pain. It is in these times that we find ourselves crying out to God (or sometimes, just crying.) Is there a better way … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity, spiritual formation, The Journey, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Overwhelmed

Have you ever felt overwhelmed with something in your life? We are continually faced with news reports of war in the Middle East, world-wide terrorism, and the growing threat of militant Islam. Just this morning, I read a threat to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Willingness to Fail is a Prerequisite to Success

On December 1, 1955, Rosa Parks refused to obey a Montgomery, Alabama bus driver’s order to she give up her seat to make room for a white passenger. Although her action was not the first of its kind, Parks’ action … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Coco’s Challenge

  Can you imagine the feeling of defeat and despair that one who has lost 10 family members to the Ebola virus could sense? We recently sat down with Coco Dahn and her husband, Peter, as she talked about the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tomatoes

I really like tomatoes. I like them on hamburgers. I like them on other sandwiches. And I even like them simply as tomato sandwiches. I like them as a juice. I like them in ketchup. I like them in salsa. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment