Following Jesus in a Selfie-Centered World

      To launch our new website and especially this new blog and devo feature, I couldn’t think of a more appropriate devotional to share at the very top.  After reading it myself, I feel it fits right at the top!  Why?  Because the focus is about how to keep...

A Christmas Guide to Family Worship

          A Christmas Guide To Family Worship This Christmas season, how might we lead our families to remember Jesus? The following is a guest post by Scott James. Scott is is an elder at The Church at Brook Hills in Alabama, where he serves in the children and youth...

Christmas Perfect?

  Christmas Perfect? Christmas; the perfect holiday and season. There’s pressure to create perfect environments, perfect meals, buy the perfect gift, and host gatherings that are perfectly harmonious. Why do we do this to ourselves and each other? It’s not...

Going to the Mat

    Going to the Mat Recently I found myself watching a reality show revolving people in remote areas simply trying to survive. I wasn’t watching all that closely but I was struck by their sleeping arrangements. All day long they toiled for basic aspects of survival;...

Dad Wisdom from a True Wise Guy

    Dad Wisdom from a True Wise Guy Being a Dad is tricky business. Now, I recognize I am quite the novice compared to many. Yet, I have been a Daddy to three daughters for over 20 years now and had my share wins and losses in that role. It seems to me that much of...