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In Our Father\'s Lap
May 7th, 2021
By Michael RoopI began 2021 with the goal of reestablishing my morning routine. Nothing fancy, just getting up at 6 AM, prioritizing coffee and time in God’s Word before the rest of the house wakes up...  Read More
On the Move
April 23rd, 2021
By Michael RoopThis blog is part three in a four-part series on the local church. Read parts one and two.I have a fence in my backyard, and for more than half the year, it is covered in vines. Thankfu...  Read More
A Living Organism
April 16th, 2021
By Michael RoopThis blog is part two in a four-part series on the local church. Read part one here.Often, when I get questions around why Christians need to be active members in a local church, those ...  Read More
The Hope of the World
April 14th, 2021
By Michael Roop“In God’s design, the local church is the hope of the world.” That’s a big statement, isn’t it. On the surface, it seems arrogant and self-serving, especially coming from a pastor. What...  Read More
Lenten Reflections: Psalm 130
March 31st, 2021
By Gianluca CuevaHave you ever felt like church on a Sunday morning was the last place you wanted to go? Perhaps you felt like the crippling guilt and shame of your sin from the previous week or even ...  Read More
Lenten Reflections: Psalm 102
March 17th, 2021
By Steve GreggThe psalms are an amazing gift in so many ways. It is first a collection of poetry that touches on a wide range of human emotions and pleas to God from His people in a wide range of situ...  Read More
Lenten Reflections: Psalm 51
March 17th, 2021
By Nina SpencerLent, the season of reflection and repentance as we prepare our hearts for Easter, is the perfect time to examine Psalm 51. This psalm was written by King David, who was described as “a...  Read More
Lenten Reflections: Psalm 38
March 10th, 2021
By Gianluca CuevaI’m generally a very visual and imaginative individual. I find it easy and helpful to paint pictures in my mind or in the mind of others. Scriptures such as the Gospels, Psalms and Pr...  Read More
Lenten Reflections: Psalm 32
February 26th, 2021
By Steve LammersTwo years after becoming a Christian, I felt like a complete failure.  I just wasn’t as good a person as I’d hoped to be by that point.  So I went into my pastor’s office and unloaded ...  Read More
Lenten Reflections: Psalm 6
February 17th, 2021
By Michael RoopMany of us have walked through or are currently walking through seasons of life where we can identify with David’s situation in Psalm 6: “I am languishing;” “my soul is greatly troubled...  Read More
Lessons from Psalm 78: A Test Becomes a Process
February 3rd, 2021
By Michael RoopThis blog is part three in a three-part series on Psalm 78:70-72. He chose David his servant and took him from the sheepfolds; from following the nursing ewes he brought him to shepherd...  Read More
Lessons from Psalm 78: Being Before Doing
January 27th, 2021
By Michael RoopThis blog is part two in a three-part series on Psalm 78:70-72. Read part one here.He chose David his servant and took him from the sheepfolds; from following the nursing ewes he brough...  Read More
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