As we live as Christians, we face struggles and opposition. Shouldn’t life be easier? Should we find a way to make it easier?
Sometimes the deck appears to stacked and it’s hard to see how life will do anything but go from bad to worse. How do we have joy then?
As we think about joy in dark places, Paul turns to those who are actually preaching the Gospel with the aim of discrediting him. What do we do when people and circumstances seem to want to hurt us?
When things come crashing down and everything feels broken, how can we possibly think about “joy”? We turn to Paul’s letter to the Philippians to find out.
Join us as Melanie takes us through the Psalms we will be reading as part of our year long journey through the Psalms. Join in the conversation throughout the week right here on this page.
So Christmas is over, right? Not so fast! Traditionally the Church celebrated the joy of Jesus’s birth in the days after Christmas and after a hard couple of years, there are some very good reasons from God’s Word to pick that tradition up.
Faithtoberfest returns! 2021 has been another unusual year, but God is good and we are ready to celebrate Him and His faithfulness to us! On October 15 we will have a special, live streamed festival of incredible music from gifted artists all around our area, entertaining skits and terrific gift card prizes! RSVP for this year’s event and relive last year’s fantastic festivities, below.
Are we showing the characteristics of joy in our lives?