• Those with health concerns: Vern Johnson, Barb Zienty, Sheri DeJong, Kerstin Eriksson, Rich Kindstrom, Barb Lansky, Larry Cholewin, John Nelson
  • Our 3rd –5th graders and counselors going to Winterfest at Covenant Harbor this coming weekend
  • Adrienne Gullberg and her extended family as they gather to celebrate the life of her husband, Bob.

Whispering wind, whistling through my soul

Wind.  Spirit.  Breath.  But not my own

Ruach – the Spirit of God Read more

Theodicy – the question of God’s goodness in the face of our suffering.

Have you ever faced suffering and asked, “Why me, God?”  Have you ever wondered why an all-good, all-powerful, all-knowing God would allow our suffering? “If I suffer,” we think, “then either God is not all-powerful (and can’t stop it), or not all-knowing (and doesn’t know about it), or not all good (and doesn’t love me enough to help).”  I believe this comes not from a mystery of God’s character, but a misunderstanding of suffering. Read more

This Semester our students are going to be journeying with one another through the Bible to see how God has been at work, shaping his plan for redemption.  So where do we fit into that?  Using tools like the Enneagram and the Meyers-Briggs we are going to discover how all of our unique personalities bring something incredible to what God is trying to do through us, and how while he doesn’t need  us to perfect his work, he wants us to be on this journey with him.

Our Sr. High students will also be using prayer journals to help them dive into different practices of prayer and meditation so that they can try to identify what God is asking of them during this time.

If you have any questions on how to get your student plugged in- please let me know