I Need a Savior

by Lori Sargent

  Over the past few weeks God has been taking that thought deeper into my thinking. There were many reminders during the Christmas season that we all need a Savior. For many of you that is not a new concept. We know that without a Savior we will not go to heaven at the end […]

Missing Socks and Runny Noses – Part One

by Gary Layne

I walked up the stairs from the garage into the living room after a day of counseling. I had forgotten our two and a half year old grandson was staying overnight. He was playing with his favorite toy, a train, in the living room when I topped the stairs. “Pop” was all he squealed as […]

Chasing the setting Sun

by Gary Layne

As I look out a window of Detroit’s Wayne airport, the sun slowly descends into the west. While not visible due to the clouds overhead, you can see the darkness enveloping the aircraft outside. I board my flight for Shanghai, China and find my seat next to the window. Soon we are airborne above the […]

Perfect Butterflies

by Gary Layne

I was just returning from a Men’s Group Hot Dog Club and this butterfly was sitting on the bushes. Well I grabbed my cell phone and snapped a shot. I was hit by the beauty and delicacy and the detail of this creation. Then my mind went to Romans 12:1-2 where Paul wrote “do not be conformed to this […]

Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God?

by Scott Brittin

Jonathan Edwards (1703-1758), an evangelist from the early 1700’s helped lead revival in early colonial America. “Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God” was the title of a famous sermon

Old Dogs, New Tricks

by Scott Brittin

Isn’t technology great?  Well, that is questionable when you are an old dog trying to learn new technology. The staff is teaching me to blog or I should say trying to teach me. It is a bit challenging but I can see the potential. Isn’t learning the truths of the Exchanged Life much like that? […]

Thursday Night Live: the Language of Grace

by Charles Spoelstra

You are Invited to our next: Thursday Night Live May 23 6:30-9:30pm Location: Downstairs at the GMI office in Marietta Our theme for the upcoming Thursday Night Live will be: The Language of Grace: translating should-talk into desire-speak. We all do things every day that we believe we have to do, but we really do […]