Gift of showing up

Gift of showing up

    Just show up and see what happens Note from Pastor Kristi Graner   I have the gift of showing up. A friend of mine used to say this when we were nervous about what to do on ministry trips, outreaches or just life in general. His point was that by...
Moving forward with God’s peace

Moving forward with God’s peace

    Moving forward with God’s peace Note from Kristi Graner “Nevertheless, I will bring health and healing to it; I will heal my people and will let them enjoy abundant peace and security.”  – Jeremiah 33:6 Everyone wants to be safe. Everyone wants to...
The outpouring from 24/7 prayer

The outpouring from 24/7 prayer

    Dear friends, Have you read the book “The Grace Outpouring” by Roy Godwin? If not, I highly recommend it. I am so inspired by this story told about a Welsh retreat center where God’s presence has been pouring out for years. It has me...
Clearing the air: making way for God’s presence

Clearing the air: making way for God’s presence

    When Gary and I arrived in California last week, the sky was smoky and smelled like a campfire. Prior to our arrival, we tracked the air quality numbers. The Redding air quality was rated “very unhealthy,” but showed an expected improvement to “unhealthy...