Our Promise-Keeping God

Our Promise-Keeping God

We want to give you as much value and content as we can. In particular, we want to do what we can to help you grow in your walk as a Christian. However, as traveling illusionists, we sometimes need a little extra help. So, we asked our pastor, David Wahlstedt if he...
Never Alone

Never Alone

One of the most popular prayers is “bless this food to the nourishment of our bodies.” But, probably THE most popular prayer may be, “Lord, be with me as I…” My question is, why do we ask someone to be with us when they are already with us? Perhaps, as Christians, we...
Big Fat Churchy Words – Blessing

Big Fat Churchy Words – Blessing

Blessing Have you ever stopped to consider what it means to be blessed? Jesus, in the Sermon on the Mount, pronounced a series of eight, proverb-like yet cryptic blessings on the poor in spirit, those who mourn, the meek, those who hunger and thirst for righteousness,...
The Power of an Examined Life

The Power of an Examined Life

“The thief enters only to steal, kill, and destroy. I came so that they could have life—indeed, so that they could live life to the fullest.” – John 10:10 One of the best year-end practices for cultivating spiritual growth is to pay attention to how you have...
Kintsugi

Kintsugi

Kintsugi is a Japanese technique that involves mending broken pottery with exotic lacquer – usually a gold alloy. The cracks and imperfections are highlighted, while at the same time being repaired. When a bowl, teapot or precious vase falls and breaks into a...