2 November 2015GWC

Don’t Blame God, 1

As a pastor I’ve noticed that one of the most common myths about God also causes the most suffering. The myth goes something like: God killed my loved one or …

2 November 2015GWC

Zero Sum Game

“Live simply, that others may simply live.” It’s a popular quote by the great Mahatma Ghandi. But while self-sacrifice can be noble, I question: Is life really a zero sum …

2 November 2015GWC

Religion vs Relationship

“See what great love the Father has lavished on us that we should be called the children of God.” This verse from 1 John is a great reminder that through …

2 November 2015GWC

The Power of a Local Church

In the digital age it’s so easy just to watch church from afar. Church on TV can help us learn, but we may be missing the real power God intends. …

2 November 2015GWC

Driver’s Seat

Remember driving for the first time? Did your turn at the wheel terrify or exhilarate you? Either way, YOU were ruler of the road. When it comes to life’s highway, …

2 November 2015GWC

Strong Signals

On road trips, are you frustrated when your favorite radio station fades in the distance? That static sound reminds me of a spiritual principle. The closer we stay to God, …

2 November 2015GWC

Purpose

We all have days it feels like we’re running on empty. So what is it that fills your tank? Jesus said, “My food is to do the will of him …

2 November 2015GWC

Relentless

When you’re tempted to discouragement, try looking at your problems from Jesus’s perspective. Despite his divinity, he lived on earth with the same challenges as you and me. His home …

4 September 2015GWC

New New New

Change can be good, and in fact, there can be no growth without it. To help us grow together, we’ve kicked off some changes, and we welcome your input and …