Dylan’s Gratitude to FCC

“My prayer is not for them alone. I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message, that all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me and I am in you. May they also be in us so that the world may believe that you have sent me. I have...
Why is Prayer Important?

Why is Prayer Important?

Roxi Bergfalk gave us a great interview about her prayer life, and insight into the importance of prayer in our own. Not seen in the video, she shared about different ways to pray. Her favorite way to connect with God is through journaling. “I’m a writer,...

Praise to God!

Music Notes: The Bible tells us multiple times to praise God with music – with instruments, songs and dancing. Praise is a central theme in many hymns. We sing the Doxology every Sunday, praising Him from whom all blessings come, and frequently begin the worship...

Christmas blessings

Music Notes: The Christmas season is here again, and it brings us the most wonderful music of the year. The entire range of themes from Advent through Epiphany are represented, with so many hymns and songs that we can’t possibly sing them all during our services. We...

The Music of God’s Love

Music Notes: Our hymns tell of something quite amazing. Can you guess what that might be? It is the wonderful news that God loves us! Poets and composers have combined their efforts to bring this news to us in many ways throughout the centuries, from the Psalms to...

Some Thoughts on Renewal and Vitality

“Jesus, my prayer for this post is that it would empower and encourage our church to be moving towards vitality in the church. Lord, I realize that church vitality is not something that can be achieved by the efforts of the staff, lay leadership, or any...