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SPRINGTIME!

SPRINGTIME! Spring has arrived, and not a moment too soon!  Trees that were dormant are budding & leafing out, flowers are blooming, the birds are singing, the bees are buzzing, the grass needs mowing, and the lizards are hanging out.  Renewal is in the air! It’s springtime for our nation, as well, as we slowly […]

BLESSED ARE THE MEEK

Blessed are the Meek “Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.” Matthew 5:5 The Bible translates the Greek word praeis to meekness.  Praeis means mildness, gentleness of spirit, or humility.  Humility as we have learned over the last several months is massively important for the Christian.  We must be humble both towards […]

VBS IS ON!… AT LIGHTHOUSE

“VBS is On!”… at Lighthouse! A big thank you to those families who participated in the survey to determine if we have enough interest to support an in-house Vacation Bible School (VBS) this year at Lighthouse.  The consensus was “Yes, we would love for our children to participate in VBS at the church!”  An in-house […]

HOPE

HOPE In the dramatic ending to Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, as everything is falling apart for the resistance, a messenger delivers a transmission to Princess Leia, asking, “What is it they’ve sent us?” And Carrie Fisher’s character replies with one word: “Hope.” Hope is something we desperately need in times of crisis, like […]

BLESSED ARE THOSE WHO MOURN

Blessed are those who mourn. “Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.”  Matthew 5:4  Have you ever read that in the sermon on the mount and wondered, “what in the world is Jesus talking about?”  I am not surprised if you have.  It can come across as a rather upside-down statement.  The sermon […]