The Power of Praise

kristie Bible, Faith, Worship

I am writing this blog today during a time that will be recorded in history not just as a localized crisis, but a world crisis.  There will be stories shared about tragedies and the heroes who stepped up in our time of need. There will be accounts of people who despite a decrease in resources continued to give and people …

The God Who Answers By Fire

chad Faith, Revival

We sit at the beginning of a new year, a new decade.  Where do you want to go?  Are you planning on making resolutions that you may or may not keep?  Will 2020 be just another year?  Will you be content with the status quo?  I challenge you to let this be the year that you choose to go after …

How to silence the accuser

kristie Culture, Faith, Redemption

Have you ever had a night where sleep eludes you as you toss and turn worrying about past mistakes?  I know I have. It seems like as soon as I let one of those memories of past failures, or even perceived failures, into my mind a flood gate opens, and all of a sudden every mistake I have ever  made …

No Fear

chad Faith, Love

Fear and anxiety have a way of controlling many areas of our lives.  It is time we choose to live in love rather than fear. Fear is not meant to have any place in our lives.  You were created to live without fear. Fear didn’t exist until sin entered mankind.  In the garden Adam and Eve walked freely with no …

The Power of Your Declaration

kristie Faith, In Christ

Words carry power.  They carry the power to build, and to destroy.  They have the power to start wars, tear down dreams, and incite others to hatred.  They also have the power to ignite a movement, bring comfort, calm fears, and inspire greatness in others.   Great men and women of history are often remembered by the words that they spoke. …

Altar Culture – Faith

chad Culture, Faith

Let’s talk about faith.   It is a powerful word, often used without  a real understanding of it’s meaning. For example, look how people use the word love.  I love that thing. I love that food. We throw the word love around to anything that looks or feels good and the true weight of the word gets washed out.  Faith, I …