Fresh Water: The Course of your Life
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Fresh Water: The Course of your Life

Fresh Water: The Course of your Life 4/22/18 Pastor Mike Halstead In his epistle, James takes time to pay special attention to the potential dangers of how we use our speech. Read James 3:3-6 Go Deeper 1.What kind of situations may be present in James audience that he takes time to discuss the dangers of...

Fishing with Jesus
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Fishing with Jesus

Fishing with Jesus Cash Lowe 4/15/18 This week, we’ll take some time to take a look at the first instance of Jesus calling some men to follow Him. While it seems like this story is a pretty simple one, there may be a deeper truth to Simon’s interaction with the Christ then we may notice...

The Free Gift That Costs So Much
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The Free Gift That Costs So Much

The Free Gift That Costs So Much Speaker: Cash Lowe April 8th, 2018 This week, we are taking a look at two stories from the last week of Jesus’ ministry on Earth. Both of these stories are well-known, but because of the chapter interruption in between, we often tend to create an artificial disconnection between...

Lion,  Lamb, and Savior
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Lion, Lamb, and Savior

  I’m likely not going to be telling you anything you don’t know here, but this past Sunday was Easter, the day when we take special time to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus from the dead. Today, we are going to take a look at a passage not commonly read during the Easter holiday: Revelation 5. The...

Worship in Reading the Scriptures
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Worship in Reading the Scriptures

In this weeks post I want to take some time to talk about the Bible. We are all aware of the Bible’s importance to our lives as believers, and that we all need to be taking time to regularly be immersed in the Scriptures. But today, I want to introduce you to a practice called...

A House of Prayer
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A House of Prayer

We seek to encourage our church in reading, studying, and living out Scripture in our daily lives. This study guide is designed to correspond to Sunday’s sermon (January 28th) [Listen Here]. Read through this lesson on your own or with a small group. A Spiritual House Week Three: A House of Prayer Pastor Mike Halstead –...

Now It’s Personal
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Now It’s Personal

We seek to encourage our church in reading, studying, and living out Scripture in our daily lives. This study guide is designed to correspond to Sunday’s sermon (January 21st) [Listen Here]. Read through this lesson on your own or with a small group. A Spiritual House Week Two: Now it’s Personal Pastor Mike Halstead – 1/21/18...

A Church on Purpose
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A Church on Purpose

We seek to encourage our church in reading, studying, and living out Scripture in our daily lives, sometimes we may be too busy that we miss church. There are apps for churches that you should check so you won’t have to miss anything. This study guide is designed to correspond to Sunday’s sermon (January 14th)...

Worship in Observing the Sabbath
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Worship in Observing the Sabbath

  Today’s post is for those who feel tired, beaten down, and overwhelmed. Sabbath has been woven into the fabric of creation; God knew that we would need rest from our labor to keep us healthy. Learning more about Sabbath has changed my life, and I believe that it can change yours as well! I...

Worship in Silence and Solitude
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Worship in Silence and Solitude

This post is heavily influenced by the chapter “Solitude: Creating Space for God”, from Ruth Haley Barton’s book “Sacred Rhythms: Arranging Our Lives for Spiritual Transformation.” If you’re anything like me, having quiet time alone is a rarity. It may even feel like a luxury that you cannot afford, yet entering into silence and solitude...