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March 23, 2017

Signposts on the Road to the Cross: On Discipline

Whenever the word “discipline” comes up these days, I want to run and hide. Not because discipline scares me or because I don’t like it, but because I feel like I am falling short ...

March 16, 2017

The Grace of Conviction

Photo: Archaologisches Museum Frankfurt According to the Chinese calendar, it is “the year of the Rooster”.  It may surprise many to find that the ...Photo: Archaologisches Museum Frankfurt According to the Chinese calendar, it is “the year of the Rooster”.  It may surprise many to find that the early Christian symbol found in Roman catacombs was not the ...

March 8, 2017

On Earth as it is in Heaven

Whenever I’m not doing well, feeling like I’m not good enough, or am encountering a spiritual battle, I have found that most consistently, worship ...Whenever I’m not doing well, feeling like I’m not good enough, or am encountering a spiritual battle, I have found that most consistently, worship changes the atmosphere in my life. I don’t mean going ...

February 28, 2017

40 Days Toward Something

  A word about Lent to those who might be unfamiliar with this season within the Christian calendar: “Lent is the 6 week period ...  A word about Lent to those who might be unfamiliar with this season within the Christian calendar: “Lent is the 6 week period leading up to Easter Sunday. It begins on Ash Wednesday. ...

February 22, 2017

Dollars and Sense

My wife, Laura, and I got married at the ripe old age of 21. Both of us had never lived on our own, neither ...My wife, Laura, and I got married at the ripe old age of 21. Both of us had never lived on our own, neither of us had a clue how to pay a utility ...

February 15, 2017

Generosity Begets Generosity

  After many games, the wear and tear on my hockey helmet loosened a screw and dropped out so that the helmet came apart. I was not allowed to play until it was repaired. ...

February 8, 2017

Trusting that God is Enough

One of the most impactful experiences I have had, when it comes to money, was when I was preparing to go to YWAM for a DTS (discipleship training school).  The year prior to going ...

January 26, 2017

Waiting in the Promise

Christmas, already a month out of its wrapping, lingers. Like Hockey, Tax, and Hunting, Christmas is a season unto itself. Every year there is buildup ...Christmas, already a month out of its wrapping, lingers. Like Hockey, Tax, and Hunting, Christmas is a season unto itself. Every year there is buildup and there is afterglow: lights are still up; scheduling stragglers are ...

January 12, 2017

On beginning a New Year: I will wait for the Lord

“I remember my affliction and my wandering, the bitterness and the gall. I well remember them, and my soul is downcast within me. Yet ...“I remember my affliction and my wandering, the bitterness and the gall. I well remember them, and my soul is downcast within me. Yet this I call to mind and therefore I have hope: ...

Advent 4: Hope
December 23, 2016

Advent 4: Hope

As we come to the end of our Advent reflections, I want to thank all of our contributors from Calvary Baptist Church: Claire Black, ...As we come to the end of our Advent reflections, I want to thank all of our contributors from Calvary Baptist Church: Claire Black, Krista Ewert, Rust Foerger, John Hanley, Cheryl Krueger, Christa Leschert, ...

Advent 4: Hope
December 21, 2016

Advent 4: Hope – Ben Ewert

*Warning: This post may contain an hockey object lesson.* Hope can be a dangerous thing to a sports fan. It can culminate in glorious ...*Warning: This post may contain an hockey object lesson.* Hope can be a dangerous thing to a sports fan. It can culminate in glorious elation, allowing you to celebrate the hard fought victories, alongside ...

  Ben Ewert
Advent
December 20, 2016

Advent 4: Hope – Micaela Miller

As I thought about the theme “Hope”, the first question that popped into my mind was, “What do I hope for?”. If I am honest, my hope is often small and misplaced. Kevin and ...