Attacking Panic

Attacking Panic August 28, 2016 Psalm 31 A photographer was assigned to get photos of a forest fire.  Because there was too much smoke, he hired a plane so he could fly over the forest.  When he arrived at the airport, a plane was warming up near the runway.  He jumped in and said, “Let’s […]

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God Has A Plan

God Has A Plan Psalm 118:22-23August 7, 2016Today we’re wrapping up our series from Psalm 118, focusing on Getting Centered on God.  We’ve been focusing on what it means to get centered in God during hard times.  I’m talking about having peace, strength and confidence in your life, no matter what’s going on around you.Whenever […]

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God is in Control!

God is in Control Psalm 118:24-27 July 31, 2016 Life isn’t easy.  I don’t think I’m going to get too many disagreeing with me on that one.  Life isn’t easy, but it’s good.  Is it possible to still greet each day with a smile, to be excited about the possibilities, excited about life, excited about […]

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God is For You

God Is For You Psalm 118:5-9 July 24, 2016 Let’s start out with a bit of Bible trivia.  What is the center chapter of the Bible is?  According to the way most people count, it’s . . . Psalm 118. The shortest chapter in the Bible is Psalm 117.  The longest chapter is Psalm 119.  […]

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Cheering from the Balcony

Cheering from the Balcony Acts 4:32-37 July 17, 2016 We were on our way back from a college visit.  We left the campus, started driving home, driving through country roads and my gas tank was flashing a big 0 on it.  I don’t really like to fill my gas tank.  There were no gas stations […]

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Fabulous?! REALLY?!?!

FABULOUS?  REALLY? Deuteronomy 8:7-19 July 3, 2016 I don’t know about you, but when it comes to the state of our nation these days, I’m very discouraged.  It seems as if every day our country moves further and further away from the Christian principles on which it was founded. As I was thinking about today’s […]

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Unsafe Prayers

Unsafe Prayers — Isaiah’s Call June 26, 2016 Isaiah 6:1-8 For the past few weeks we’ve been looking at unsafe prayers.  It sounds strange to say something is an unsafe prayer, but some prayers will cause us to move closer to God as we follow His call in our lives.  Today, we’re going to end […]

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UNSAFE PRAYERS – BROKEN

Unsafe Prayers – Broken Matthew 26:26-28 June 12, 2016 We all know how frustrating it is when something we cherish is broken. Whether it’s a child’s favorite toy, a cherished item in our home, an everyday object like a garage door, a plate, a broken window, all the way to broken bones – – – […]

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Unsafe Prayers – Search Me

Unsafe Prayers Psalm 139:23-24 June 5, 2016 For the past 8 weeks we’ve been talking about conversations with God.  Another name for that is – – prayer.  We are now moving into our final 3 weeks on prayer.  We’ve looked at a number of different aspects of prayer, how to talk to God and how […]

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Surviving the Chatter!

Baccalaureate May 26, 2016 WOW!  It’s hard to believe we’ve been in Alexandria for almost 9 years.  I remember many of you from the 4th grade.  And I can still picture you from way back then.  You’ve all grown up!!  Where has the time gone? For me, time has flown by.  I remember thinking about […]

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