In Dependence Day

July fourth is a special day for most Americans. Many of my family members have served in battle protecting and defending our nation and the cause of freedom. I'll never forget meeting a French man who grew up in a village in Normandy. He was there when the Americans rolled in after WWII during the …

The Invitation of Repentance by Guest Author: Nicole Barrett

I'm so excited to introduce my friend and kingdom co-worker, Nicole Barrett. She and her husband, Naoto, are musicians and worship leaders who have been planting and tending Spirit-led, home church fellowships by the help and grace of God. Today, she shares her thoughts on repentance, confession, and grace. snow is like a cleansinga transformation …

LIVING DEAD

I can guarantee this truth: A single grain of wheat doesn’t produce anything unless it is planted in the ground and dies. If it dies, it will produce a lot of grain (much fruit). John 12:24 I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me. …