Feel The Spirit?

Feel The Spirit?

It is a beautiful, windy morning in Fishers, Indiana as our hearts and thoughts turn to worshiping our loving, caring forgiving God. The wind is a reminder of the Holy Spirit rushing into our lives, bringing insight, understanding, and power and gifts from God. When...
Why Ashes?

Why Ashes?

Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of the season of Lent. Lent is a time when many Christians prepare for Easter by observing a period of fasting, repentance, moderation and spiritual discipline. Ash Wednesday emphasizes two themes: our brokenness before God and our...
What is small but persistent?

What is small but persistent?

When my father was drafted into the army, he was part way through a Ph.D. in chemical engineering. He and some other draftees were put in a laboratory. But the military, in its Infinite wisdom, he would say rolling his eyes, didn’t have him handling chemicals....
Share God’s Love and Grace With All

Share God’s Love and Grace With All

It is a beautiful morning in Fishers, Indiana on this chilly Sunday in February. Valentine’s Day is behind us, but that doesn’t mean that we can forget about love, especially the kind of love that Jesus talks about. The kind of love that includes all of...
Build a Shelter to Endure the Storm of Change

Build a Shelter to Endure the Storm of Change

Four months ago, the wicked wind and water of Hurricane Michael blew ashore. It was the most intense storm ever recorded on the Florida Panhandle. The town of Mexico Beach received a direct and sustained hit. The winds roared at 155 miles an hour. A powerful surge of...
You are Blessed, Beautiful and Powerful

You are Blessed, Beautiful and Powerful

In The Power of One, Bryce Courtenay tells the story of a little boy who is filled with anxiety.  When Peekay is bullied at his boarding school in South Africa, because he wets the bed.  His nanny calls for the great healer, Inkosi Inkosikazi to Peekay and cure him of...