5 Year Plan

“Sufficient for the day is its own trouble” (Matthew 6:34). How much trouble has begun to threaten you today? What kind of mean little demons have been looking into your life and saying, “What are your plans for next month— or next summer?” Jesus tells us not to worry about any of these things. Look […]

Becoming

The question isn’t so much are you parenting the right way as, are you the adult that you want your child to grow up to be? – Brene Brown If you are like most people your life is full.  Full of commitments, bills, activities, events, and responsibilities.  It might even be so full that you […]

Learning or Doing

Growing up catholic I was taught that Christian education, and things like catechism were very high priorities when it came to my faith.  I went to classes, memorized prayers and liturgies, and by a young age I was quite the student of the church.  I knew a great deal about Catholic catechism, and could pass […]

Busy for God?

For the last number of weeks I have been wrestling with the tension between biblical values that God has for us and our churches, vs. what can be easy to default to.  Last week I wrote about the tension of making decisions.  Is the highest priority making people happy, or living into God’s call for, […]

Kingdom Decisions

For the last few weeks we have been talking about 2 ways of being, and investing time and resources:   4 Corners 4 Walls TCC changes BD forever for Christ Every hope, dream, and wish of yours for TCC comes true New believers baptized, those far from Christ come near Members retained We make Kingdom […]

Bringing Us Close

For the last few weeks we have been talking about 2 ways of being, and investing time and resources:   4 Corners 4 Walls TCC changes BD forever for Christ Every hope, dream, and wish of yours for TCC comes true New believers baptized, those far from Christ come near Members retained We make Kingdom […]