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Posted by Guest Blogger on May 23, 2019 in Faith, Guest Blogger, Prayer

The small chapel in the center of Multnomah Bible College was freezing most mornings. I would grab a hot coffee from the cafe and the linen cloth used to cover the organ to cocoon myself in warmth before sitting on the cold wooden pews. Back in those days, my morning mind was filled with negative […]

Thanks Jesus. I can save myself. Thanks, Jesus. But I Can Save Myself.

Posted by Guest Blogger on May 16, 2019 in Faith, Happiness, Unite, Build, Live, Wisdom

“My old self has been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me. So I live in this earthly body by trusting in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. I do not treat the grace of God as meaningless. For if keeping […]

Ebenezer Stones Ebenezer Stones

Posted by Guest Blogger on May 9, 2019 in Faith, Freedom, Guest Blogger, Uncategorized

“I will remember the deeds of the LORD; I will remember Your wonders of old. I will ponder all Your work, and meditate on Your mighty deeds. Your way, O God, is holy.”  – Psalms 77:11-13 For the last several years I’ve dreamt of hosting an event where a group of friends come over with […]

Courage Living with Courage

Posted by Guest Blogger on May 2, 2019 in Faith, Freedom, Guest Blogger, Unite, Build, Live

When I reflect on the idea of courage, a particular moment from high school stands out in my mind. Two of my close friends (both of whom happened to be large, broad-shouldered, football players) were physically brawling in front of our school. Upon realizing what was happening, I marched my 5’6” frame through the crowd […]

The Ability to Stand The Ability to Stand

Posted by Guest Blogger on April 25, 2019 in Faith, Guest Blogger, Hope, Unite, Build, Live

According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, resilience is defined as: “an ability to recover or adjust easily to misfortune or change.” The word resilience brings me anxiety, because what it means is that hardships are guaranteed. I doubt there are people out there jumping for joy at the thought of hardships. This concept is a topic […]