What “Community” Is & Isn’t, & Why It Is Such A Challenge At Church

This fall we have started an important conversation with you, one that I think we could describe as a journey.  It’s a journey to find answers to life’s biggest and most important questions.   Questions that we all wonder about, that can weigh on us in the deepest parts of our hearts and minds.  Questions like why am I alive?  Does my life matter?  Why is life so hard?  What is the meaning of my life or what is . . . Read More »

Concluding A Series On Spiritual Warfare and The Heart With A Conversation On Our Thinking

It’s hard to believe that today is the epic conclusion of our first big conversation of the year called Rise Up and Stand Firm.  This series has really meant a lot to us here at MRC because we are talking about things that we all deal with and feel in our everyday lives. We are talking about rising up as the people that God created us to be in a world that is designed to keep us from . . . Read More »

Rise Up & Stand Firm – It’s All About The Heart

So, we are in this big series called Rise Up and Stand Firm.  Really, it’s a conversation about the challenges we all face in life.  We are diving into spiritual warfare, and this idea that we can rise up and stand firm regardless of what life throws at us.  We can be people who live with courage and victory in a world working to keep us from ever living in that courage and victory.  I think sometimes when . . . Read More »