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Three Lessons from Raiders of the Lost Ark

One of the highest-grossing films of all time, Raiders of the Lost Ark remains a favorite by many today, and for good reason.  With a quick-paced, engaging plot, witty characters, and special effects that still hold up decently well over time, it’s a modern film classic. 611 more words

The Second Act

It is said that with age and experience comes wisdom. I am not so sure that is true. I think that with age comes fear and apathy. 555 more words

Other Little Things

How a CEO found her second act

Leaving a startup you’ve led and helped make a success is never easy, but figuring your next act can be even harder. For 13 years, Diane Hessan was CEO of Communispace, one of the first companies to help global brands build and manage online consumer communities. 1,161 more words


The impracticality of following Jesus and how Peter overcomes it

What does it take to follow Jesus for life? We can look to the epilogue of the Gospel of John for some answers, I think. 1,232 more words


What we can learn from David and Absalom

Some of the stories in the Old Testament are so practical and filled with wisdom that is so applicable, even in our modern era. My thought is that if we ask God to reveal himself in the stories, we’ll see a lot more in the stories. 1,088 more words


Moving into our second act with Gideon

How do you figure out how to trust what you’ve got and still let it go, so you can get to what’s next and come to some sense of resolution that you are going in the direction you need to go? 1,208 more words


December 30, 2014 -- gathering

Reorganize our pastors and staff to equip us to “get out there.”

Today’s Bible reading and an excerpt from it

Read Acts 16:1-15

On the Sabbath we went outside the city gate to the river, where we expected to find a place of prayer. 519 more words

The Future