Category: Personal Growth

  • Friendship

  • Posted by Jim Keller on September 27, 2016 | Topics: Personal Growth, Relationships
  • “Better is open rebuke than hidden love. Wounds from a friend can be trusted, but an enemy multiplies kisses.” Proverbs 27:5,6 We’re doing a series on friendship at our church and my good friend Zach Van Dyke is doing an excellent job of taking us through what the essence of friendship really looks like. So, … Continue reading “Friendship”

  • Discomfort Zone

  • Posted by Sandra Stanford on April 8, 2016 | Topics: Personal Growth
  • One of my favorite episodes from the “I Love Lucy” show is when Lucy is attempting to dance with a group of professional dancers. She goes left when the other dancers go right. It’s hilarious. Recently I found myself feeling like Lucy in that show. It came from my decision to begin exercising again. My … Continue reading “Discomfort Zone”

  • Prayer

  • Posted by Jim Keller on February 29, 2016 | Topics: Personal Growth, Spiritual Developments
  • Prayer has always been difficult for me. It’s not that I don’t believe that it’s ineffective of that God’s somehow not listening, it’s just that I think of praying most of the time as a last resort. A few years back, my wife and I were talking about a recurring problem that had not been … Continue reading “Prayer”

  • Thanksgiving

  • Posted by Robin Nicholas on November 24, 2015 | Topics: Family, Personal Growth
  • “Why did I agree to this? What was I thinking? I’ve never cooked a meal this big in my life! Now, my family is counting on ME to make our Thanksgiving meal. “ These were the thoughts running through my mind as I sat at my kitchen table searching recipes and creating a game plan … Continue reading “Thanksgiving”