Weekly Update 5.14.18

This past Thursday was Ascension Day—40 days after Easter Sunday when Jesus ascended before the disciples’ eyes into heaven.  It was the last time they saw Him here on earth and yet it was just the beginning of their journeys with Him as they each went out into the world...

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Weekly Update 5.7.18

All of you is more than enough for all of me For every thirst and every need You satisfy me with Your love And all I have in You is more than enough ~Enough by Chris Tomlin   We hear these words on the radio, we sing them in our...

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Weekly Update 4.30.18

This past week, I’ve been reminded of how short life can be.  Allison’s great-great aunt passed away on Wednesday and on Sunday morning my grandmother passed away.  Both of these women were very influential in each of our lives and it’s hard to say goodbye.  It’s amazing how long some...

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Weekly Update 4.23.18

I’d like to extend a HUGE thank you to everyone who has contributed to the Upward Soccer Season so far.  We are officially half way through the games for the season and thanks to all of your hard work and generous donations, things are going amazingly well!  We’ve had great...

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Weekly Update 4.16.18

Welcome to the weather twilight zone!  Snow a week ago, beach weather on Saturday, and monsoon season today.  We’re experiencing a whole year of weather patterns in only a week!  In the midst of constant change like this, it’s amazing to take a step back and reflect on the unchanging...

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Weekly Update 3.26.18

Happy flipping-over tables day!  It was probably on Monday, right after the celebratory entry on Palm Sunday, that Jesus entered the Temple complex and started flipping over tables and chasing out the money changers.  This dramatic scene started the turn from “He’s our king” to “we have no king but...

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Weekly Update 3.19.18

Last night, we had dinner out with my parents.  During the course of our meal at a local Italian restaurant, my dad asked if we were planning on coming to Easter at their house.  We have always had Easter at my parents’ house, except for the few years we lived...

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Weekly Update 3.12.18

Over the past week, we’ve lost a lot of things.  We lost a hour of sleep Saturday night.  We apparently lost a pile of snow that was suppose to come our way.  And as of yesterday morning, I hope you’ve lost your enemies.  As we explored the Sermon on the...

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Weekly Update 3.5.18

What a great Sunday together yesterday!  I really enjoyed fellowshipping and worshipping will you all.  And since you all came to church with no expectations of a good sermon, I’m sure I knocked it out of the park (that’s a joke but if you missed yesterday’s sermon, you might want...

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Weekly Update 2.26.18

This morning I drove to the church office.  I drove all by myself.  I was in complete control of my car.  (If you missed yesterday’s sermon, you might want to check it out here to understand what I’m ranting on about!)  I know no matter what happens in the next...

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