In the beginning…

In the beginning…

  If you really think about it, it’s funny how new years work. We turn a page on a calendar based on a 365-day (sometimes 366!) setup that was updated several centuries ago. It would be quite arbitrary were it not for the kind of beauty that exists within numbers and...
Christmas Is Coming!

Christmas Is Coming!

A historically popular Christmas song begins “Christmas is coming, the geese are getting fat.” I don’t think many of us are planning on having a goose for Christmas dinner, but it nonetheless represents the kind of busyness that accompanies this holiday season, food...
Students and Fasting

Students and Fasting

We have entered a season of prayer for our church, and soon we will be entering a short season of fasting, seeking the Lord’s help and wisdom as we look to construct a building. The students have been invited into this time of seeking the Lord, not only because we...
Bible Intake

Bible Intake

  The middle and high school students at Cornerstone will soon be exploring the spiritual discipline of Bible Intake. This not only refers to meditating on Scripture but also to listening to Scripture being read (like from a CD), establishing a regular time to read...
Fear and Faith

Fear and Faith

Last week we observed the seventeenth anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11th, 2001. The country was swept into a feeling of fear and despondency. This blog post is published closer to the anniversary of the anthrax attacks of 2001, when Americans were...