Cornerstone

December 12, 2017

Emmanuel in Christmas Chaos

“He is Emmanuel, God with us. He is not overwhelmed when we are overwhelmed.”

December 11, 2017

Advent Reading Week 2

Advent is a season of waiting. For thousands of years our fallen world waited anxiously for the coming of the Messiah, the one who would rescue mankind from sin and wrath. This season of Advent (Latin for “coming”) is celebrated during the weeks leading up to the birth of Jesus on Christmas Day.

November 30, 2017

Waiting for Christ - Advent 2017

Celebrating Advent today unites us with the people of God throughout history: those who before Christ waited for His arrival, and those after Christ who have waited for His return. This season reminds us that we too, together with all of creation, are waiting for Christ to return to make all things new.

November 20, 2017

A Season for Feasting and Fasting

“I’ve got the bread of life sitting right here at the table, and I go for the Fruity Pebbles instead.”

November 17, 2017

Sexual Assault Revelations and the Church

“To worship the God of the Bible is to invite openness and walk in the light.”

November 8, 2017

Famous Last Words

“‘In Jesus’s name we pray, amen.’ What do these words actually mean?”

October 31, 2017

Half of Cornerstone

“...Both men and women—and therefore the church as a whole—thrive when women are challenged to live up to God’s calling in their lives.”

October 17, 2017

When You Don’t Know How to Pray

“We don’t always have the presence of mind to figure out what to say to the Lord when we are spinning.”

October 10, 2017

Thinking About Thinking

“From our perspective, both Jesus and Moses made poor choices. Both of them seem to have abandoned a pretty useful life-plan and instead become a one-man national wrecking ball.”

September 28, 2017

Being in One Place at a Time

“Why are we so prone to stay active, to stay efficient, to stay productive? Why are we so excited to be doing something other than what we are doing right now?”