Jul 31, 2023
What would you think is one of the biggest stumbling blocks for us as we try to live our lives with integrity?
If you said “pride,” you win! The Bible tells us that the sin of pride can lead to a whole range of bad outcomes.
Micah 6:8 says, “What does the Lord require of you? To act justly and to love mercy...
Jul 28, 2023
Have you ever wondered what your place in this world is? Of course, you have. That’s the human experience.
Alone with our thoughts, we wonder who we even are, and what we are meant to do. It’s a mysterious journey, but the fog lifts and the way becomes clear when we get to know King Jesus.
Ephesians 2:10 says,...
Jul 27, 2023
Sometimes life can be overwhelming. I think we can all agree about that. A huge wave of despair can seemingly come out of nowhere, and push us toward disaster.
Anita’s life was like that, growing up in Hong Kong where revolutionary movements brought violence and loss of hope. She couldn’t see how the pieces of her...
Jul 26, 2023
Have you ever noticed how much we love ritual and form as part of religion? We become so good at it, so obsessed with it, that we lose sight of the essence of what it means to be a Christian.
To know God.
That is the primary purpose of our journey, and it will be the end of our journey. It is so foundational to who...
Jul 25, 2023
The Mona Lisa by Leonardo da Vinci is widely looked upon as the most famous painting in the world.
By some historical estimates, the Mona Lisa took as many as 16 years to finish! Capturing Mona Lisa’s famous smile on a poplar plank was no hack job; Leonardo accepted a commission for the work in the year 1503, and...