Leading like our Greatest Leader

Pentecost is the story of the birth of the church. But, if one went by the reading from Acts 2, one would imagine that...

The Relationship Between Emotional Maturity and Spiritual Maturity

Peter Scazzero, the founder of New Life Fellowship in Queens, New York, stated, “Emotional health and spiritual maturity are inseparable. It is not possible...

Trying to See

Jesus entered Jericho and was passing through it.  A man was there named Zacchaeus; he was a chief tax collector and was rich. He...

Slandered for Our Savior

“Whenever anyone asks you to speak of your hope, be ready to defend it.  Yet do this with respectful humility, maintaining a good conscience. ...

A New Year’s Revolution

From Joe McKeever's Blog My New Year’s revolution: “To Abide” Posted on January 1, 2016 by Joe “Abide in Me and I in you” (John 15:4). Resolve….resolution. Revolve…revolution. “I am the vine; you...

Squeaky Faith

It looks like I spend a fortune in saxophones, but I only buy cheap, undervalued horns. New and collectible saxes cost thousands of dollars....

Five Facts about Prayer

Prayer: He has taken all the work out of it! By Pastor Joe McKeever Your Father knows what things you have need of before you ask Him....

Watching Souls Depart

I drove past the Hospice unit with my blinker flashing, planning to turn in and check on a congregant. It’s funny how quickly a...

Thy Will Be Done

Standing in the driveway looking up at the full moon recently, I had difficulty seeing any stars because of the brightness of that larger...

And now, I’d like to say a few words to my fears

By Joe McKeever “Return to your rest, O my soul, for the Lord has dealt bountifully with you” (Psalm 116:7). Fears crop up from time to...

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Comedian John Crist shares surprising details of his childhood and career

Crist joined the comedy circuit nine years ago, rooting himself in the world of Christian comedy where his niche-specific jokes.

Father’s Day Brings Back Memories of My Dad

“My father used to play with my brother and me in the yard. Mother would come out and say ‘you’re tearing up the grass.’”

U.S. Releases International Religious Freedom Report

The U.S. Department of State recently released its annual report on International Religious Freedom.