I have a confession to make: I am easily tempted. Yes, it’s true. It could be ice cream. Or it could be potato chips. (You see, I don’t discriminate, I … Continue reading Temptation
On November 2, 2011, White House press secretary, Jay Carney was asked a question during a routine press briefing. He was asked to explain the president’s belief that government should … Continue reading Right Here…Right Now…
Today is a windy day. As I’m writing this, I can look out of the windows of my office and see the trees on the front lawn of the church … Continue reading Deep Roots
We all love a good story, don’t we? You hear the first familiar words, and immediately you settle in to listen, because you know what is coming. Let me show … Continue reading This Story Has Power
We were hoping power would be restored and the lights would come back on Saturday afternoon in time for the 5pm worship service. Nope. So we moved the worship into … Continue reading The Light of Jesus was Enough
Hope is a feeling in your heart. It will get you through any situation. It will carry you through the good and help you through the bad. It’s like a … Continue reading God’s Hope Changes Everything
Our Gospel today begins like this: “In those days, a decree went out from Emperor Augustus that all the world should be registered.” Caesar Augustus was the Emperor. He was … Continue reading A Different Kind of Power
“Brilliance!” John 1:1-18 Pastor Todd Buegler January 2 & 3, 2016 Trinity Grace and peace to you from God our Creator, and from Jesus, the Son of God who is … Continue reading Brilliance!