Focused

  I have a good friend who loves fishing. He loves fishing so much that every time we are riding together and see a pond or a lake he begins to wonder out loud about the size of the bass that may be in that particular body of water. He doesn’t mean to do it, it just...

In God We Trust

One of the greatest hinderances to the Jewish people fully embracing Christ in the first century was their strong nationalism.  They were not asked to give up their Jewishness, simply to submit it to Christ and allow Him to be pre-eminent.  They, however, wanted every...

The Look That Hurts and Heals

by Guest Blogger Trenton Dockery   When is the last time you looked in the eyes of someone who was unable to feed themselves? Maybe it was yesterday or a year ago. Trust me, in certain areas I understand if you have put yourself on a jet-line from one destination...

Super Heroes

Boy, did I love superheroes when I was a kid. In fact, so much so that I still love superhero movies. Powerful people working to right wrongs and bring justice to the world. In most cases they were always virtuous and operated out of the highest values. The best part...

Fix Me

For me, the best quote from last week’s message was “If you pray for God’s will you have to give up yours.” So often we pray to God and ask Him for help or guidance and then we keep doing things our way. There is a story in Scripture about a man who is in hell and...