FCC Staff Blog

Praying in the Mundane

Posted by Daniel Acton on

“Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.” 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 (ESV) I have always struggled with this idea of “praying without ceasing” that Paul speaks about here and it seems...

No Reserves, No Retreats, No Regrets

Posted by Dusty Cookson on

This past weekend we talked about what it means to show courage in the face of conformity, criticism and crisis. In scripture, we find Esther showing this incredible courage. Courage the can only be found from Almighty God: “Then Esther sent this reply to Mordecai: “Go and...

We Are Church

Posted by David Barber on

My family and I took a short weekend to spend some time with other adoptive families. In fact, many of their children are family and close friends to our children before they became “ours.” I was reflecting on the beauty of people from India, America, Haiti, and a German young woman...

Going for the Goal

Posted by Brooks Wachs on

The school year has just started…for many people this means a change of pace, new routines, brand new challenges, and all kinds of new obstacles to take on. Honestly the start of the school year is always an exciting time. During this time of change in our lives we can take advantage of...