Posts by admin (Page 73)

Posts by admin (Page 73)

What’s Your Hurry

I’m in a hurry to get things done I rush and rush until life’s no fun All I’ve really got to do is live and die But I’m in a hurry and don’t know why. I’m in a hurry. I keep searching for the finish line. I am eager to prod myself and everyone else to completion. I’m in a hurry. God is not. He has priorities that don’t…

What Are We Thinking?

I watched a movie with my daughter tonight. It’s a favorite of hers, and a very old story. It was first known as Taming of the Shrew, and then Kiss Me Kate and for the more recent generation, Ten Things I Hate About You. Julia Stiles plays “Kat”. I like Julia Stiles, she’s just cute in a very frank and fresh way. The actor playing opposite her was…

Your 13 year old is "doing it"…

There’s a ton of research coming out regarding the sexual mores of the Junior High age group.  The results are staggering and heartbreaking. Take hope though, at Grace Chapel we seem to be on the right path to breaking through some of these issues, at least structurally. Read this article and…

Jesus Plus…

Last week we finished our study in the second of the Psalms of Ascent, Psalm 121. A lot of discussion surrounded the question of where we look for solutions to the inevitable discomforts of trying to live as 21st Century pilgrims following God. Apparently, the pilgrims of this psalm, journeying to Jerusalem, were confronted with a number of options to trusting only in God…

Lessons Learned

Several weeks have passed since our last posting – a time in which some important things have been learned by the authors. These lessons in discernment came (as they often do) disguised in mundane, seemingly ordinary events. Let me digress a bit….animals have been a part of our lives for the 36 years we’ve been married….Katrina, Kaiser, Karmel, Caleb, Cody, Indy and…

Knowing God a Little Better

In the beginning…Eve is the first woman. Eve was deceived, she and Adam disobeyed God. Sin and death were the result. But God knew and had a plan, and part of the amazing goodness of this plan was that he allowed our salvation, our hope, our redemption to come into the world the same way sin and death came into the world: through a woman. Having a baby boy at…