With Us

by Original Staff

Matthew 28:20 (ESV) Behold, I am with you always. These are the words of Jesus, some of the very last words He spoke to His disciples just before He ascended back to Heaven to take His rightful place of authority again. We can brush past these words quickly, and think, “Aw, that is nice.” But […]

Countdown to Christmas

by Lisa Seaton

Can you even believe that Christmas is only one week away? I’m not sure what your holidays look like, but mine often look BUSY! Everyone feels the pull of Christmas. The pressure to find just the right gift…at just the right price…to juggle traveling…and somehow prioritize family. With working at a church, Christmas is no […]


by Original Staff

Matthew 11:28 (GW) Come to me, all who are tired from carrying heavy loads, and I will give you rest. What do you carry every day? Your work load…laptop, phone, business cards, payroll, orders, white papers, memos, pie charts, bar graphs, spreadsheets, layoffs, rungs of the ladder to climb… Your school load…textbooks, online classrooms, portals, […]

Are You My Calling?

by Elisabeth Willard

Have you ever found yourself asking that question? Is it just me or does that seem to be the question of our lifetime? Remember the childhood book “Are You My Mother?” from the Dr. Seuss collection? I remember being at my grandma’s house as a child and discovering it in her bookcase. We would slide […]