Monthly Archive: April 2016

Apr 28

Take Me Away!

Have you ever had one of those miserable days where you were exhausted, nothing was going right, and you wished the day would end? Your day was so bad you felt like you could be the poster child for a country song. There was an old commercial that played on this feeling and its slogan …

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Apr 27

News to Know May 2016

Emergency procedure change: The church just had a new phone system installed which changed the way after hour emergency calls are handled. All emergency calls for the church, day or night, should be directed to the church’s main office at (704) 588-3309. First Serve – Saturday, May 7th. Please encourage your group to get involved …

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Apr 21

Reflectors of Christ

My oldest son, Micah, got a nice telescope a couple years ago for Christmas. It’s not super powerful, like when I looked at Jupiter I could tell I was looking at something round and not just a point of light. Honestly, I was hoping for more. But what did surprise me is that it was …

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Apr 14

The Light of the World

This last week, I spend quite a bit of time with a pastor from Nepal. Nepal is on the Northern border of India, sandwiched between India and China. As we got to know each other better, it was fascinating hearing about how God was working in his country. Christians are persecuted there and it is …

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Apr 07

Biblical Meditation

This week I was at a training conference dealing with helping those through trauma. Scripture was used quite often as a guide and foundation for healing in the material. At some points in the week, we were told to meditate on a passage of scripture that was read aloud before starting a hands-on exercise.  Stopping …

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