Monthly Archives: November 2012

Devotional for December 2, 2012 – Advent: Rethink “Rapture”

  Written by Courtney McHill, United Methodist Pastor Bible/Theme Background This is the first week of the season of Advent.  As we move into this period of waiting, we will be rethinking things through the lens of scripture.  Jesus, by … Continue reading

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Defined by Generosity

Written by Pastor Mark Theme Background We are called as a people to live generously, to give extravagantly.  This is not some addition to our faith life; it is at the center of our identity.  We imitate God by living … Continue reading

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Cultivating Contentment

Written by Pastor Mark Theme Background We’re headed towards the Thanksgiving holiday.  Odd that we need a special day to remind us to be thankful.  Christians, and especially we Christians living in this country, in this valley, in this city, … Continue reading

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Devotional for November 11, 2012 – Enough: When Dreams Become Nightmares

  Written by Courtney McHill, United Methodist Pastor Bible/Theme Background As I watch facebook right after another presidential debate, it is interesting to see how many people mention the “American Dream.”  It doesn’t seem to matter which side of the … Continue reading

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