January

Breaking!

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Do You Remember?

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]It’s interesting to think back to our childhoods, and try to remember the things that caused us anxiety. We all face stressful situations as children, but as I think about my life, I have a difficult time pinpointing...

Don’t Panic!

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]Last week Pastor Benji kicked off the highly engaging series Anxious for Nothing. And I don’t know if you have been following the news like I have been, but this week we've seen tensions increase between nations in...

Can you believe we made it?

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Vision Day XVII

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="45px"][vc_column_text]17 years! It’s hard to believe! Someone sent me this picture this week and all of a sudden, I was standing at the kitchen counter with Amy Lynn, fired up to be starting a brand-new church! [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="45px"][vc_single_image...

Microwave Love

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The Pursuit of Marriage

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Did You Say I Have Cancer

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