What all desire, but few have

Community is the buzz word these days.  Schools talk about it.  Churches attempt to create it.  Even communities long for it.  We all desire to be connected, to be known, to be seen, to know that we matter to someone else.  And we all long to grow in meaningful ways - to be transformed into new creations.  The Bible promises us, "if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old … [Read more...]

I can fly

Earlier this week we were looking at dreaming dreams and then making them happen (Are you dreaming? and Don't just think about it!).  And perhaps some of you were encouraged to brush off those dusty dreams, and even to take some initial steps to make them happen. But I know some dreams just seem impossibly unreachable.  We've recently celebrated our girls finally coming home from Haiti … [Read more...]