– Pastor Brandon’s article from the August 2017 Newsletter In his first letter to the Corinthians, Paul emphasizes the importance of the bodily resurrection of Jesus Christ. It is the truth upon which all others hang. Without it, our faith is useless and we who follow Christ are without hope. We might as well do […]

– Pastor Brandon’s article from the January 2017 Newsletter Happy New Year Everyone! I hope you’ve had a wonderful time celebrating the holidays with family and friends. This season tends to be a time when we emphasize the value of togetherness. We throw parties and visit family members who are far away. We gather around tables […]

– Pastor Brandon’s article from the December 2016 Newsletter December is upon us and Christ-mas is just a few short weeks away. Amidst all the hustle and bustle of our traditions and celebrations, I can sometimes find myself a little cross. “There’s so much to do already, and now we’re going to add to the list just […]

– Pastor Brandon’s article from the October 2016 Newsletter Have you ever noticed that people love stories about good over-coming evil? All we have to do is look at the popularity of the latest blockbusters. Our screens are filled with superheroes, Jedi Knights, and secret agents who take down the forces of darkness. Throughout the history of […]

– Pastor Brandon’s article from the September 2016 Newsletter Every now and then I walk through the door of the office and Agnes calls out, “Hi, boss.”  I grin and either take a moment to chat or simply say “hi” and go on with whatever it is I’m doing.  I’m often caught off guard by that […]

– Pastor Brandon’s article from the August 2016 Newsletter This morning was an “I don’t want to go to school” morning.  After breakfast, we started getting ready for the day, and William wasn’t having any part of it. “I want to stay here with you,” he cried.  “Mommy and daddy are going to work, and you […]

– Pastor Brandon’s article from the July 2016 Newsletter Back in May, I attended the wedding of one of my friends.  It was an awesome weekend of celebration full of music and dancing, lots of laughter and joy, and great conversations with old friends.  The ceremony itself was a wonderful reflection of the happy couple—light-hearted […]

– Pastor Brandon’s article from the June 2016 Newsletter This morning I rolled out of bed and reached for my phone.  I know, I have a problem.  I admit it.  I need help, but I’ll save that discussion for another time.  Here’s the truth:  I rolled out of bed, and I reached for my phone.  I […]

– Pastor Brandon’s article from the May 2016 Newsletter The challenges of parenting seem to be endless. Sure, sometimes I like to think I have all the bases covered, but there are always things that pop up that I haven’t prepared for.  For example, I find myself asking the really tough questions like “How can I […]