The Fragrance of Christ

2 Corinthians 2:14 “But thanks be to God, who in Christ always leads us in triumphal procession, and through us spreads the fragrance of the knowledge of him everywhere.” There are so many fragrances during the holiday season we are in from baked goods and the smell...

Suffering

Suffering. What a heavy word. No doubt, this word brings various scenarios and feelings to your mind. What exactly is suffering? If you are like me, you tend to think of “serious” stuff. An individual undergoing cancer. Someone being persecuted for their faith. Or, as...

Humbled

As I awoke to the rainy remnants of Hurricane Irma in northwest North Carolina this morning, I had a mixture of thoughts. One was an overwhelming understanding of God’s grace and a deep gratitude for life  and its simple pleasures. As we have all seen pictures of the...

What Do You Desire?

What Do You Desire?   Perhaps this very question brings forth anxiety as we know that “hope deferred makes the heart sick, but a desire fulfilled is a tree of life.” (Proverbs 13:12) what we desire and what we look forward to tells us a lot about the state of our...

Worship Leader Internship

WORSHIP LEADER Purpose: To lead the worship team to compile, produce and lead musically while engaging the congregation in a God glorifying service. Time Commitment: 10-15 hours a week. Responsibilities Lead worship on a weekly basis, also be flexible for special...
Life as Discipleship

Life as Discipleship

Recently my wife’s grandmother Elizabeth Shoaf Williams passed away at the age of 91. She left behind her husband of 67 years John Williams. We had a burial service and a memorial service. Like any family we grieved her loss. But my heart was instructed by five things...