A Hymn for Christmas Night

By H.R. Bramley: The great God of Heaven is come down to earth, His mother a virgin, and sinless His birth; The Father eternal His Father alone: He sleeps in the manger; He reigns on the throne. Then let us adore Him, and praise His great love: To save us poor sinners...

Truly alive…to everything.

A lot of people know other quotes from Jim Elliot. But how about this one? “I walked out to the hill just now. It is exalting, delicious, to stand embraced by the shadows of a friendly tree with the wind tugging at your coattail and the heavens hailing your heart, to...

Does the Spirit make us win?

What does the Holy Spirit really do in our lives? Among some of the largest, most popular and youth-oriented churches today, it is popular to talk about the Holy Spirit as if He is God’s way of giving us lives of beauty and victory as much as possible. You know...

The Art of Boda Riding and Other Stories

Our friend Julianne Heilman has been a missionary in Uganda for several years now. Recently she posted these thoughts: I often have to go on very bumpy dirt roads that are hard to drive on in a car, so I jump on a boda and for less than $.30 I get where I need to go....

If we’re spiritual, do our bodies matter?

More from Gordon Fee’s book, God’s Empowering Presence. This passage gets at a problem that can sometimes plague our thinking–the temptation to misunderstand the scriptures’ teaching about the soul and the body, and to begin to think that...

Young Adults Winter Break

Hey friends, just a reminder that we (the young adults fellowship) won’t be meeting tonight (12/26) or next Monday night (1/2). We’ll see you all on Monday 1/9, in the new year!...