The headline crawled across my phone screen, distracting me from the work I was trying to finish, and I gasped. No! Oh, God, this can't be true.The body of Mollie Tibbetts had been discovered in an Iowa cornfield. For weeks, concerned people across the country followed the story of the missing 20-year-old University of Iowa … Continue reading “No” Perspective
When you ask, you do not receive, because you ask with wrong motives ... James 4:3 Have you ever paid attention to how many times your prayers are more about how someone else's sin, issue, or circumstance is affecting you than it is that person? In fact, James shares with us in 4:3 a very … Continue reading Breath Day – August 18, 2018
I am convinced that I am where I am today because someone -- I think it was my grandfather -- prayed for me. I believe that I am the product of answered prayer. And IF I really believed in prayer, then why would I ever stop praying for the important things in my life? Without the prayers … Continue reading Who Are You Praying For?
The electronic sign is out and in place. It flashes: Expect Delays(flash) August 5-25 (flash) 6 am to 8 am(flash). Right then and there you know exactly what is coming - Church of the Highlands 21 Days of Prayer. I can tell you from experience the power of prayer. Most of you know last year … Continue reading I Choose Joy
Pastor Chris has done it again! Church of the Highlands' 21 Days of Prayer was amazing. From the inspirational worship songs led by our fantastic worship team to the encouraging words by pastors from the COTH campuses. Three weeks of prayer with each week being a different focus and each day a different word. This … Continue reading Prayer Works
Today we take time to reflect on a precious verse and a beautiful song. We call it Word & Worship. OUR WORD for TODAY: There is protection in the name of Jesus. “The name of the Lord is a strong tower; the righteous run to it and are protected.” Proverbs 18:10 CSB As followers of Christ, we've … Continue reading Word & Worship – Break Every Chain
Today we take time to reflect on a precious verse and a beautiful song. We call it Word & Worship. OUR WORD for TODAY: Living surrendered to the One Who gave His life for ours, is the only way to live a life blessed and fulfilled. “If you try to hang on to your life, you will … Continue reading Word & Worship – Here I Surrender