Faith Updates are a weekly blog that keeps you up-to-date on what is happening around Faith.
Posted on Sep 25, 2014 in Faith Updates
Even as I write this, I’m enjoying the quiet companionship of an old dog – our 12 ½ year old lab, whose moans and groans cause me to chuckle. I’m looking at her even now, stretched out on the living room rug, lazily enjoying doing nothing. Just plain content. Life hasn’t always been…Read More
Posted on Aug 27, 2014 in Faith Updates
If you’ve been staying involved with our recent series, family building, I trust that you have been blessed by this theme and repetition to keep finding ways to keep God’s Word at the core of who you are and what you do as family. I want to continue to encourage us as a church to take the first step of obedience, to step outRead More
Posted on Aug 14, 2014 in Faith Updates
This last week was Vacation Bible School (VBS). What I love about VBS is that we get concentrated time and interaction with kids we see usually an hour or two per week (or that we have never met before!). There is something special about spending time with kids and talking about Jesus. They get it to another degree. They latch on. They get…Read More
Posted on Aug 7, 2014 in Faith Updates
Mike Lotzer here with your weekly faith update. Let me talk to you about the theology of virtue for a minute… trust me, understanding this concept is worth your time even if it sounds complex at first.
You see, centuries ago a wise Pastor named Jonathan Edwards suggested that there are really two very different kinds of good behavior—virtue—that we live out.Read More