Written by David Maxson There’s an old story about a couple who had been married several years sitting at a traffic light behind a young couple who were sitting close to each other in a pickup truck. The young man had his arm around his young bride who was snuggled up close to him. (This…

“Showing up” may not be 80% of our success, as Woody Allen famously said, but who can really deny how important “showing up” truly is?!?! Think with me about the things we “show up” for, the things we wouldn’t consider missing and those things we cavalierly take for granted. How long would we keep our…

Author Unknown 1. Blessed are those who are too tired, too busy, too distracted to spend a few hours a week with their fellow Christians. They are my best workers. 2. Blessed are those Christians who wait to be asked and expect to be thanked. I can use them. 3. Blessed are the “touchy” who…

“…For we were so utterly burdened beyond our strength that we despaired of life itself.” (1 Corinthians 1:8, ESV) Comfort from God is the context in which Paul makes the above statement. He was afflicted. He had been persecuted. He feared for his life, yet God had delivered him. Paul see’s God’s hand in his…

“And Jesus came and spoke to them, saying, ‘All authority has been given to Me in heaven and on earth. Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all things that I have…