Cornerstone

December 16, 2016

Gathering With Family

"For some, gathering with family is the best part of Christmas. For others, it’s the most difficult. But why do we do it? Why not take the money and the time off and take a vacation? Why make the effort of traveling on some of the busiest travel days of the year?"

December 8, 2016

Do Not Grumble!

“When we complain we reject and overlook the love that God gives us constantly in our lives. When life is hard, instead of complaining we ought to find our refuge in Him. The Lord meets us in our distress, and instead of complaining we must lavish ourselves in His love.”

November 14, 2016

Plan Like Jesus

“The antidote to idolatry is not to enjoy God’s blessing less, but to be captivated by God, himself, more.”

November 6, 2016

Shine Like Jesus

“Salvation isn't a trophy to be put on a shelf, but a gift from a good Father who rejoices when we enjoy His good gift.”

August 11, 2016

Existential Christianity

“If I wake up to a day that God has prepared, then my surprise is his delight, and excitement is peak, anticipation a joy.”

May 10, 2016

“Hope Heals” by Jay & Katherine Wolf

“The Wolfs have carefully crafted a simultaneous love letter to Jesus, and a roadmap to ‘discovering joy even in the sadness and choosing contentment when it is very, very hard.’”

May 4, 2016

Replenished Servants

“In the course of all the activities we do in service to God, are we making time to be replenished by God?”

March 21, 2016

Being a Disciple: A Disciple Loves

“The only way to get rid of affections we have in our hearts for other things is to expel them, evict them, overcome them with a greater affection for and worship of God.”

March 9, 2016

A Prayer of Thanksgiving and Rejoicing

“This truth alone confounds me: I need not be afraid of the ruler of the universe, the perfect king. Instead, I will sing with joy of your trustworthiness and strength and of how you have rescued me.”

February 24, 2016

A Prayer Reflecting on the Gospel

“You sent your eternally perfect Son to save us, the fatally imperfect. You are so much more loving than we are, more loving than we can even pretend to be.”