Weird Words Christians Say
March 10th, 2021
If you've been a Christian for a long time you may not realize it, but truth be told, we church folk use a bunch of weird words that newbie Christians might not understand. Sometimes it's like we're s...
Forgiving the Unforgivable
December 8th, 2020
Oy. I knew even typing the title of this blog post was going to trigger some people's sensitivities. And honestly, it poked at a few of my tender nerves as well. I don't know if you've ever experience...
What the Heck? - 1 Cor. 10:13
December 1st, 2020
"No temptation has overtaken you except what is common to mankind. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way ou...
Opinion Time! - Favorite Songs
November 5th, 2020
These opinion polls are just for fun! We're curious about your thoughts and habits. All of this is anonymous. Fill it out and then click "submit"!......
Staff Favorites - Michael
September 18th, 2020
Y'all. (I am going to use that as often as I can to drive Pastor Ron crazy with Arkansas speak. But, Seriously. We got so much great feedback from our original "Get to know the staff" blog posts, that...
Can't Hold Myself Together Right Now
September 14th, 2020
This world feels so broken some days that the weight in my soul feels to heavy to bear. Don't get me wrong - there are things to be joyful about, but in our current political, physical, and spiritual ...
Life Lab Launch 9/8/2020
September 7th, 2020
Are you a rule follower? Some people like to know where the line is so they can cross it and some people like to know where the line is so that they can obey the rules, which type of person are you? ...
Life Lab Preview 4
August 31st, 2020
Are you a planner or a spur of the moment person? Have you ever planned and had the reality of the experience throw off you plans?Have you ever built up an experience do much in your mind that your ex...
Life Lab Preview 3
August 24th, 2020
Have you turned on the news? It seems like conflict chaos surrounds us. Sometimes we can believe the myth that because we follow Christ we are not suppose to experience conflict and chaos. In Matthew ...
Loving the Broken
August 17th, 2020
Raise your hand if you're someone who's got broken pieces. Lift it high if you have made choices in your life that should exclude you from heaven. Wave it from side to side if you've ever done somethi...
Life Lab Preview 2
August 16th, 2020
Would you rather have forgotten your socks or you toothbrush on a camping trip? Why?The apostles in this passage are told to take very little things on their journey. Have you ever felt unprepared lik...
A Paradise Campus?
August 14th, 2020
On November 8, 2018, a wild fire tore through the communities of Paradise, Magalia and the rest of the Ridge. As it burned down towns and neighborhoods, the fire scattered and separated folks sending ...