From the Paster

A Well-fed Mind

May 16th, 2019

From the Pastor     A Well-fed Mind   Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality. — Earl Nightingale Brain experts estimate that 85% of our thinking is done at the sub-conscious level. Whenever you have a “hunch” or experience of nagging feeling about […]

Keep Learning

May 9th, 2019

From the Pastor     Keep Learning!     Keep your ears open, your eyes open, grab everything you can, react, and learn! — Victoria Abril   “Whoever has ears, let him hear” – Jesus, Matthew 13:9 Hearing is one thing; listening is another. Information can be comprehended, but not absorbed, appreciated, or applied. The mind […]

A Welcome Addiction

May 2nd, 2019

From the Pastor    A Welcome Addiction   Addiction isn’t about substance – you aren’t addicted to the substance; you are addicted to the alteration of mood that the substance brings. — Susan Cheever Webster’s dictionary defines addiction as: 1: the quality or state of being addicted 2: compulsive need for and use of a […]

Rush, Rush, Rush?

Apr 25th, 2019

From the Pastor    Rush, Rush, Rush?     Having patience is one of the hardest things about being human. We want to do it now, and we don’t want to wait. Sometimes we miss out on our blessing when we rush things and do it on our own time. — Deontay Wilder Do you […]

Life has an Act II

Apr 18th, 2019

From the Pastor      Life has an Act II   Easter is very important to me, it’s a second chance. — Reba McEntire So, when you die, is that it?  Or is there a second act?  I don’t know of a culture or religion (other than the insanity of atheism) that doesn’t believe there is […]

Material Mysteries and Spirituality

Apr 11th, 2019

From the Pastor…                    Material Mysteries and Spirituality   I love looking at pictures of nebulas and reading articles about black holes and dark matter – I always tie it into spirituality. — Selah Louise Marley Delve deeply into science and it won’t be long before you bump into mysteries. There are many […]

An Evident God

Apr 4th, 2019

From the Pastor…       An Evident God   Space and time, not proteins and neurons, hold the answer to the problem of consciousness. When we consider the nerve impulses entering the brain, we realize that they are not woven together automatically, any more than the information is inside a computer. –Robert Lanza As you […]

The Root of Rancor

Mar 21st, 2019

From the Pastor…     The Root of Rancor   Rancor is an outpouring of a feeling of inferiority. — Jose Ortega y Gasset Do you know someone who is always contentious or stirring up conflict?  Anyone who constantly criticizes or picks on others?  How about the one who is always talking about himself/herself, or mentioning […]

Do You Mean That?

Mar 14th, 2019

From the Pastor… Do You Mean That? Adapt yourself to the things among which your lot has been cast and love sincerely the fellow creatures with whom destiny has ordained that you shall live. — Marcus Aurelius There’s an old saying… “An important part of this line of work is sincerity; if you can fake […]

Open the Door?

Mar 7th, 2019

From the Pastor…  Open the Door?   The soul should always stand ajar, ready to welcome the ecstatic experience. — Emily Dickinson Have you ever had an ecstatic experience?  Surely everyone has.  What made you ecstatic?  The birth of a child or grandchild?  Getting your dream job?  Completing a project successfully? Finding true love? – […]