Present: Experiencing the Joy of God’s Presence All Day, Every Day (Ps. 16) Chris Altrock – 8/9/15

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Present

We begin a new series this morning. And I want to start by reminding you of two very simple joys in life. Joys that all of us have experienced. David mentions both of these in Psalm 16. In this psalm, David draws our memories back to two fundamental experiences of joy: “happy meals” and “happy […]

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Three Things God Delivers in the Darkness

  John Ortberg writes of a study which asked people to identify a time when they grew the most. We might think that people would select some bright and sunny moment from the past, some summit, some mountain-top experience. Instead, they chose just the opposite. Repeatedly people identified moments of suffering as times when they […]

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Deep Shadow Faith

    A few nights ago, just before I climbed into bed, our Yorkshire Terrier began barking at our back door. Thinking that Dasher just needed to relieve himself, our son opened the door for Dasher. That ball of fur leapt from the brightly lit kitchen area inside the house to the dimly lit back porch […]

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The Treasure of Today

  Two of the main chacters in Anthony Doerr’s book All The Light We Cannot See are a blind girl named Marie-Laure and her father. Prior to World War II, her father works as a master locksmith at Paris’ Natural Museum of History. He is entrusted with preserving the treasures of museum. His skills are especially […]

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