The Holy Place Of Love

The Holy Place of Love. By Guest Author, MaryKate Morse We have a mini-woodland in our backyard, and one morning my husband, Randy, and I could hardly contain ourselves because of the creative antics of one little gray squirrel. He was doing everything in his...

Vulnerability with God and Others

Vulnerability with God and Others II A Small Group Snapshot The Journey is a year-long spiritual formation and discipleship cohort where participants learn to follow and become more like Jesus in deeper ways. Part of the experience includes connecting with others in a...

An Inspirational Flower

An Inspirational Flower – By Guest Author Phil Payne On Valentine’s day, each resident (or couple) at Covenant Living received a lovely bouquet of roses and poppies.   As I looked down at one of the poppies I saw a thin ring of gold at the center.  So...

You Can Jump In

You Can Jump In -By Pastor Eric Johns “I Am” lyrics by Judah Akers from his Album “7” Confession: the choice to trust that Jesus actually knows better than I do has been more difficult than I have preferred as of late. In my household, we are coming up on a year of...

Reflections

REFLECTIONS – By MVC Guest Author, Karen Barstow I look out the window at the last few leaves on the almond trees.  As an old almond farmer, I appreciate the seasonal changes for these trees, knowing that each stage is critical in the yearly life of that tree....