5 More Days to CHRISTmas! How to Make these Days Matter the Most

By | 2017-09-26T02:49:53+00:00 December 20th, 2016|Blog|

Only 5 more days!! Jesus' birthday is in only 5 more days...and here's a little family checklist for all of us as we draw our hearts nearer to the true Reason for the season - the birth of our Master and Messiah - JESUS. It's so tempting to get consumed with shopping lists, baking lists, [...]

Are You Fruit-bearing or a Fruit Cake?

By | 2017-09-26T02:50:05+00:00 May 13th, 2016|Inspiration|

On May 1, my Pastor,  Dr. Stephen Anthony, preached a message for our graduating seniors. In his message from Philippians 3:12-17, he gave our seniors 3 tips from the apostle Paul. He told them to prepare to be faithful, prepare to be forgetful and to prepare to be fruitful. All of these points are applicable [...]


By | 2016-05-10T01:32:57+00:00 May 11th, 2016|Inspiration|

Shalom. As we continue our series on The Fruit Of The Spirit  today I want to talk about a word that I was not familiar with until a few years ago.  I had heard it before and knew it was a Hebrew greeting but I had no idea of the richness in the full meaning of [...]

Christ’s Peace by Rene’ Collins

By | 2016-05-09T14:51:50+00:00 May 9th, 2016|Inspiration|

"But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, PEACE, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,  gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law." Galatians 5:22 (ESV) This verse should have been featured to help introduce you to our new series on The Fruit of the Spirit. One of our newest Inspirers, Kimberly Fulgham, began our [...]

Day Four: Ministry Trials and Restoration

By | 2017-09-26T02:50:06+00:00 April 18th, 2016|Inspiration|

Read today's Inspiration from Rhonda Love:  Holding hands around the bed of our beloved brother-in-law. We prayed, sang his favorite song, “Sweet Home Alabama” and celebrated his life during his eight days in hospice. The 2 ½ years prior had been a long journey of hospital visits, treatments and illness brought on by the treatment. [...]

A Peaceful Relationship Cannot Be One-sided

By | 2017-09-26T02:50:20+00:00 September 14th, 2015|Inspiration|

Good morning! Hope you've had a wonderful weekend and are up and at 'em on this new Monday! One of my favorites verses is Romans 12:18 - "If possible, on your part, live at peace with everyone." When I first read this verse, the words that jumped off the page were: "If," and "your".  That [...]


By | 2017-09-26T02:50:21+00:00 August 14th, 2015|Inspiration|

I love this photo! You want to know why...because in the midst of the dark forest, all through the "trials" (not trails, but trials), of the unmarked and mysterious woods, out bursts a glorious and radiant Light! A Light that overcomes the darkness! Now, does that not sound familiar? Does that in any way remind [...]

His Plans … His Peace

By | 2015-05-05T12:59:22+00:00 May 5th, 2015|Inspiration|

"Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus," Philippians 4:6-7 As I sat in my swing early one morning, I noticed the serene activity [...]