Shaking Off The Rust

“Do not lay up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal.” – Matthew 6:19. We all know the Tin Man from the Wizard of Oz movie. The poor unfortunate person who is made of metal and has no heart. But, as we have learned in our…

Think with the Heart

Our latest teach series called Heartless is based on the back story of the Tin Man. We are looking at the lessons to be learned for our lives today based on the travails of the woodsman who is the central character in the story. The woodsman has been stripped of his humanity and dehumanized by…

Our Heart

“But the LORD said to Samuel, ‘Do not consider his appearance or his height, for I have rejected him. The LORD does not look at the things man looks at. Man looks at the outward appearance, but the LORD looks at the heart.’” 1 Samuel 16:7 Okay, I’ll admit I tried on four different outfits…

A Heart For Others

Ever notice that despite our best efforts, more often than not your life doesn’t resemble a movie? That’s because movies have the ability to develop completely unrealistic plots that can rarely occur in real life. We started a new series called Heartless, based on the backstory of the Tin Man from the Wizard of Oz,…

Take Heart

“So we do not lose heart. Though our outer self is wasting away, our inner self is being renewed day by day. For this light momentary affliction is preparing for us an eternal weight of glory beyond all comparison, as we look not to the things that are seen but to the things that are…