Sometimes in simple church, this question can be heard echoing in the back of our brain. Sometimes the question is an accusation from the enemy (that we are really doing nothing of significance with our lives or that whatever we are doing is wrong). However, sincerely spoken it can be a powerful prayer… “God…what are we doing?… What are You doing and how do You want to involve me?” This Saturday, we will sincerely ask the Lord this question. What are we to be doing? With whom? Why? How? Simple church, while simple in form, is not easy. We believe… Read More »What In The World Are We Doing?
By Nate Smith Lent is a time for personal reflection, repentance, fasting and preparation for the coming Easter. A set forty days for self-examination and giving up something in order to prepare our hearts. It is a chance to come with expectation for greater things. We, as Christians, have this crazy belief that Jesus, who walked in the flesh, actually died and rose again. Death itself has been conquered. This is the reason, and the only reason, we have to gather, to worship and break bread. It is all about Jesus. Friends, it is time to prepare our hearts, not… Read More »Lent: A call to prayer