Posts tagged “Faith”
My friend Roman was a rookie warden in the 1960s, training for mountain rescue in the Canadian Rockies. A farm boy, he’d never climbed…
The Fight Against Temptation
Watch the entire devotional series from this week as Pastor Caleb looks at temptation and our battle against it.
Protection Against Temptation’s Heat
How do we deal with the heat of temptation? Especially when it’s a fight against an evil we can hardly comprehend?
The beauty on the other side of pain
One of my dearest friends is a potter. She wasn’t always. In truth, it’s what she turned to after a grueling season of chemo…
Skeptical Faith: Am I Naturally Good?
Are we really born sinful? That’s a hard pill for many people to swallow. What if we asked Moses, Paul, and Jesus this question? What would they say? Take a closer look at the Bible’s teaching about the human heart, and the answer is clear.
Where Is God as I Wander?
How will your needs be met during these tenuous times? How do you find certainty?
Finding My Significance
In this series, Pastor Matt walks us through the account of a blind man and Jesus—and how we can use this to find our significance.
Miracles and Significance
Be bold and ask Jesus for a miracle—but not just a miracle that can improve the quality of your life. Pastor Matt says to ask for this kind of miracle instead. In this series, Pastor Matt walks us through the account of a blind man and Jesus—and how we can use this to find our significance.
Add an “and”
A few years ago, I learned the power of the word and. I was preparing for a series called Gay & God, and I…
Remember what God said
Sports fans nervously pace the room when their favorite team is losing. But when the team pulls out a last-second win, they get pumped….
At the empty tomb with Mary—Part 3
“Jesus said to her, ‘Mary’” (John 20:16). The Word made flesh holds the power to create from nothing, but with a gentle breath, he…
At the empty tomb with Mary—Part 2
“At this, she turned around and saw Jesus standing there, but she did not realize that it was Jesus. He asked her, ‘Woman, why…