Carrying the presence of Jesus

Carrying the presence of Jesus

    Carrying the presence of Jesus Note from Rebecca Ribnick I’m a book lover. Like any true book nerd, I love talking about books and adding titles to an ever-growing to-read list as much as actually reading. Currently I’m in the process of arranging part...
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...
Living & loving selflessly

Living & loving selflessly

     Living & loving selflessly: a significant spiritual weapon Note from Rebecca Ribnick “Can you ever mention ‘The Lord of the Rings’ in a conversation without sounding nerdy?” I asked a friend one day as we were in the car together.  “Nope, never,”...
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...
An Inconvenient Assignment

An Inconvenient Assignment

    An inconvenient assignment Note from Kristi Graner Recently I was having trouble accessing my bank account electronically. Because it was a Friday evening, I was not able to get any help, and I allowed this situation to stress me out. I was angry at my...