And That’s What Christmas is All About

A Charlie Brown Christmas is the longest-running cartoon special in history, airing every year since its debut in 1965. Sunday school teacher, Charles Schultz, created the Peanuts Comic strip in 1950 which ran in over 2,600 newspapers. After being featured on the cover of Time Magazine, producer Lee Mendelson received a call asking if he and Schultz had ever considered creating a Peanuts Christmas special.

The Tree of Life: The Apple of God’s Eye

There may not be words strong enough to condemn the violence our nation witnessed with yesterdays horrific attack at the Tree of Life Synagogue. Violence is reprehensible for any reason, period. Violence based upon one’s race, religion, or political persuasion is especially horrific. Anti-Semitic violence is especially an affront to God. For the LORD’S portion…

Renewed Hope

The disciples of Christ were in utter chaos after the crucifixion. Their hopes and dreams had been dashed. Luke 24 records His followers reasoning together in a journey back home to Emmaus. Can you imagine what that conversation was like? Their hearts and minds were filled with many questions and few answers. How had they…

Potential: GOD sees it in YOU!

Last night, I shared with our church family the story of a little boy who grew up in an extremely dysfunctional home. I was a little uncomfortable when I learned that he was telling a friend about his mother being born a bastard. Not only am I uncomfortable with that word but I felt bad…