From thanksgiving

City Wide Worship- Save the Date

“Lift Your Voice” May 2nd The Surc Theatre It’s full sound, a full room of Jesus worshippers. All are wanted and welcome. The voice of your watchmen—they lift up their voice; together they sing for joy; for eye to eye they see the return of the Lord to Zion. (‭Isaiah‬ ‭52‬:‭8‬ ESV) Go on up…

Thankful Praise

Thanksgiving is more than…a time for travel, family, football, parades, and festivities of food…it’s a decreed day of praise to the Maker of men.  Each year we often begin with preparing a feast.  As the smell of fresh baking bread, roasting savory casseroles fill the kitchen, let it serve to remind us to fill our home with sweet aroma of thanks.  Embody a joyful welcome to those younger and older faces you treasure.  Give God hearty thanks for the lives you are raising.  And then pause to drink them in, their age and frame, is their bone structure sturdy like…

Menu Planning & Mutual Upbuilding

Mutuality “Let us then pursue what makes for peace and for mutual upbuilding” (Rom. 14:19, NRSV). It’s that time of year again where we strive for harmony in our lives and relationships, and yes even at our dinner tables.   Thanksgiving dinner is fast approaching.  Messages and conversations with family about Thanksgiving menu plans or articles of recipies carefully selected fill our days.  You may make a phone call to grandma about her mouthwatering delights.  We are all in preparation to feast.   A little insight into our family.  My husband was born into a vegetarian family. Born and raised…