Hurry Up and Wait

In the military, they have a saying “hurry up and wait.” That’s because there is a lot of waiting when you serve in the military – and because the military is serious business so they hurry to the points, then they wait.  So it is with life.  We rush to the hospital to wait and wait…

Becoming Trustworthy One Bike Ride At A Time

I love the hit show, “Stranger Things”. Have you seen it? Great acting, storyline, suspense, mystery and most of all- the setting. Stranger Things takes place in a very familiar time for me. The 80’s! The story is about a group of boys on a desperate search for their lost friend and if you’re familiar…

The One Who Does Impossible

A teenage girl lays on her bed praying…begging God to help her parents stop the fighting and yelling. Her days are filled with worry that they will divorce and her family will be torn apart. She prays- unsure her words are getting past the ceiling of her bedroom. Her prayers come from a real and…

Ask! Seek! Knock!

This next Sunday I will again be preaching on New Year – New Miracles, only now I am led to share how the Bible teaches us to step out in faith.  Next week Pastor Rex will be teaching from Matthew 11 on the passage where Jesus tells the disciples of John the Baptist to “go,…

God, Are You Listening?

Have you ever felt like maybe God lost your prayer somewhere along the line, or he forgot to get back to you?  I know I have. One instance I remember is right after my mom had her second and very severe stroke.  She became paralyzed on her left side and she could barely shift her…

Miracles, Waiting and Kadosh

A woman waits in a doctor’s office to hear what her test results are. The wait is difficult… A little boy anxiously waits in his bed for Christmas morning to arrive. The wait seems endless… A groom patiently stands at the alter waiting to see his beautiful bride walk down the aisle. The wait is…