Grandma’s Hands, Tortillas and Precious Memories

“If God had intended for us to follow recipes, He wouldn’t have given us grandmothers.”  ~ Linda Henley I had to smile when I read that quote. It describes my grandma and her “recipes” perfectly. She made the best flour tortillas on the planet—and all my cousins willRead More >

Summertime Blues?

“Summertime Blues” may be a great song first done by Eddie Cochran, but the summertime blues can be a real thing. You could be stuck at home or on the job, and summer is nothing more than blue to you. Maybe you’re away from friends or family andRead More >

Do Something and Live (service) Out!

  God does things when we live our faith out in practical ways. It’s easy to watch the evening news, see a world falling apart and then look to heaven and say, “God, why don’t YOU do something?” We hear of the poverty, modern day slavery and theRead More >

What’s the Value of Your Life if You’re Elderly?

What’s the Value of Your Life if You’re Elderly? This month is dedicated to focusing on the Sanctity of Human Life (SOHL), with January 19th being the “Sanctify of Human Life” day specifically set aside for churches to talk about this issue. When we think of Sanctity of HumanRead More >


I think sometimes that many churches spend too much time waiting for the next campaign—the next “40-days-of-something”—and we miss out on the opportunities that are passing us by every day to live and share the Gospel. Fortunately, we don’t need to wait for a programmed emphasis to careRead More >

Ultimately safety

Fear…  It gripped many hearts yesterday as news of the bombing at the Boston Marathon spread across our nation. Yet for the true believer of Jesus Christ, there should be a peace that passes understanding welling up within us. In John 6:33 Jesus encourages us, “I have toldRead More >

Changing Time or Time for Change?

          It was Sunday morning. Beep. Beep. Beep. The alarm was just out of my reach. I do this so I won’t just smack it and go back to sleep. My hubby comes in and says, “Honey…your alarm has been going off for the last 5 minutes.”          Read More >

Advent: To the Elders and the Flock

1 Peter 5:2 –  “Be shepherds of God’s flock that is under your care, watching over them—not because you must, but because you are willing, as God wants you to be;”        Advent is the time we live in between what is—and what is to come.  As weRead More >

God is in control

I think everyone’s emotions are on double go today. While thinking about everything, I read this not from our friend, Joe Arant, and he offers a wonderful reminder of what we need to do starting today. If you would like prayer, contact us via email or phone the office. GodRead More >

Election Desperation

We are down to the wire! Both candidates are making their last minute desperation speeches to get the country out to vote.  My home state—Colorado—is a swing state this year and there is a thick political cloud of tension hanging over our state.  Air Force One has landed here severalRead More >