What Psalm 136-esque song could you write today?

What Psalm 136-esque song could you write today?  Our Lent reading for today, Psalm 136, recounts reasons to give thanks to God by listing out example after example of how He has been faithful. After each example, the writer leads the worshippers to remember that “His...

A Healthy Approach to Spiritual Disciplines

Spiritual Disciplines: Seeking God’s Grace or Responding to it? Most would agree that the spiritual disciplines offer a potential path to spiritual growth, maturity, and intimacy with God.  Most would also agree, however, that engaging in the spiritual disciplines...

Teaching Kids about the Conscience

3 key truths to teach your kids about the conscience By Mark Smith A few months ago, a favorite family park reopened in our West Seattle neighborhood. With much excitement, my wife and three kids arrived to play on the newly built playground. Getting into a new rhythm...

Faith Building in the Home

The Significance of Family Worship By: Jessie Heaviland  How much my father’s prayers at this time impressed me I can never explain, nor could any stranger understand. When, on his knees and all of us kneeling around him in Family Worship, he poured out his...

Advent and Adjusting December Gatherings

Dear Members and Friends, Our celebration of Advent is well underway. As we focus upon the first coming of Christ to secure our salvation through his life, death, and resurrection, we also consider the second coming of Christ to settle our salvation once and for all....

Daily 2020 Advent Guide and Sunday Worship Series

Download your copy of the daily Advent guide by clicking the picture above.  Awaiting the King: The Promise of Advent The word advent literally means “coming.” The season of Advent is an opportunity for us to consider and to celebrate together the ‘comings’ of Jesus....