Welcome to our series on mental health called ‘Soul Care’. Truth is we live in a world that is being torn apart and it is deeply impacting people. How? It is showing up in mental health issues. Issues like discouragement, depression, anxiety, self-worth, sin, more. It makes you wonder, where did the mental health issues come from? It seems like it has exploded in the last few years. Here is what we want you to see. As our . . . Read More »
This fall we have jumped into an incredibly important conversation on the most important, but also the most ignored area of our lives. We are talking about and focusing on the soul. This allows us to talk about the areas of our lives that so many of us are struggling with these days, our inner worlds, and our emotional and mental health. I think for many of us this may have been a new thought, that our soul is . . . Read More »
The Soul Series Continues!
The Soul Series Continues!
The Soul Series – Discouragement – How Our Soul Processes The Circumstances We Find Ourselves In
Does this phrase sound familiar? You reap what you sow. That was Sam’s talk from Proverbs last week. Just an awesome talk. We reap what we sow in this life and in eternity. Remember the words of Jesus that Sam gave us? Jesus said this. 21 Knowing the correct password – saying ‘Master, Master,’ for instance – isn’t going to get you anywhere with me. What is required is serious obedience – doing what my Father wills. 22 . . . Read More »
This series is about how we walk in a personal relationship with Christ that transforms us. To be clear, it’s not about religious activity like: go to church, give your old clothes to the poor, and attend Sunday school class. We aren’t talking about that. We are talking about transformation. How do we experience a personal relationship with God that transforms our heart. For example. I felt rejection and depression was growing inside of me. But because of . . . Read More »
I don’t know if you have ever really thought about this but I seem to be a creature of habit, how about you? I have things that I tend to do and keep doing. Some of those things can be really positive and some of those things maybe not so much! I can get up in the morning and without a lot of thinking I can end up right in front of the coffee pot without even really . . . Read More »
You know if you have been anywhere near MRC in anyway, you probably have seen one of our favorite images. It’s the image of an upside down turtle with this one very specific question on it; “stuck?” We love that imagery and we use it on everything from our Facebook page, to our billboards, and our invitations to our church because it really says a lot about how a lot of us feel. We can feel stuck in . . . Read More »
Lisa Ryan I am second video. Scripture says: A healthy spirit conquers adversity, but what can you do when the spirit is crushed? MSG Proverbs 18:14 Does that connect with you? Have you noticed that the hurt you experience from people doesn’t just go away? It can stick to you? Have you ever walked with guilt or fear or worry for a long time? What does it do to you? It wears you out – doesn’t? The reverse . . . Read More »