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Stories, thoughts and reflections on the Bible from the WSFC Staff.

She just needed to talk. And, boy oh boy, did she talk. For more than 45 minutes I stood on the street corner and talked to an elderly woman that I did not know. Here’s the story…I went for a brisk walk a few days ago. I needed to get out of the house (can…

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It can be a struggle, I know that. There can be days of faith and fortitude, I get that too. Sometimes it feels like one step forward and two steps back, so why even bother anymore? Sometimes it seems like nothing is working and we wonder, is God even listening? Other times there are moments…

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There is something very special about the church. Very few other places do you find so many people of different generations, races, and backgrounds – as the apostle Paul puts it in a few of his letters, we are many parts, but one body. It’s extremely beautiful and I am deeply thankful to be a…

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Welcome to 2020. It’s slightly surreal to think that we’re in the YEAR TWO THOUSAND AND TWENTY.  No, actually it is VERY surreal. Yet here we are. A fresh year. A fresh decade. A new season full of possibility and promise. However, unfortunately, it can become like any other year or decade if you and I don’t…

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Fall is definitely here. Kids are back in school, I’m looking forward to all the pie at Thanksgiving, and Costco has had their Christmas stuff out for over a month now. But we can’t rush ahead too far, because first comes HALLOWEEN. On a night that has the potential to be very dark spiritually, we…

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A thankful, believing heart can enter into many blessings, especially God’s peace.  In my brief experience, forty-four years of seeking, believing and growing in Jesus, I have learned that it is always better to choose an expression of thankfulness and praise in every situation.  I don’t always do it, but I’m going to keep learning…

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**Suggested reading: The Death of Lazarus – John 11:1-44 “Now Martha said to Jesus, “Lord if you had been here, my brother would not have died…” John 11:21 “Mary…fell down at Jesus’ feet saying “Lord. if you had been here, my brother would not have died…” John 11:32 Today as I read this story, the…

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