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Open Palms

Posted by Tim McConnell on

I don’t remember where I picked up this illustration, but I think of prayer in this way. Imagine a father and a son walking down the beach, and along the way the boy is collecting things. After a while, the father says, “Show me what you have there, son.” But the boy is afraid...

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Fulfilling Life

Posted by Tim McConnell on

Our fourth grader is doing a project for school on Nikola Tesla. No, he never invented a car. But he did invent the alternating current (AC) induction motor, a remote-controlled boat and X-ray technology, and he paved the way for wireless communication. Unlike his counterparts who preferred...

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Blessing the Guest

Posted by Tim McConnell on

After Vision Sunday last week, our staff quickly turned the entire campus around to host the ECO National Gathering for 2019. By Sunday night our church was filled with sponsor tables, registration desks and materials so that the larger movement of churches to which we belong could come and be...

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Let Light Shine

Posted by Tim McConnell on

Let the light shine on our city. Jesus is the Light of the World. We had a very powerful morning together on Sunday morning for Vision Sunday. If you missed it, I would sure encourage you to watch it online or listen to the podcast. If you watch it, you will get to see the power of a thousand...

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In Your Hands

Posted by Tim McConnell on

What a bitter, frozen day it is today! I hope you are inside and warm, able to stay off the roads. I’m glad Colorado is getting this out of the system before our ECO National Gathering next week. One way or another the church will always carry on. How many moments in history threatened...

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Tags: light and life, vision sunday

A New Way of Life

Posted by Tim McConnell on

We began our Light and Life series on Sunday with an embodiment of the truth that Jesus is a Light for all nations, interviewing Pastor Youssef Samir from our partner church Heliopolis Evangelical in Cairo. This week we look at Life. John the Baptist challenged his listeners with "A New Way of...

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Light and Life

Posted by Tim McConnell on

The lights are down, the decorations in the box, but we are still figuring out what to do with this year’s Christmas tree! It wasn’t too long ago I was holding a candle on December 24, waiting to sing “Silent Night” and lift the light against the darkness. As we gathered...

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New Year... Old Joy!

Posted by Tom Pipkin on

Yesterday, we took down our Christmas tree. It's always kind of a bittersweet time for me to take down the tree and put away the decorations. The luster and glitter of the holiday season is packed away for another year; the furniture is placed back in the usual locations; the Christmas mugs in...

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Christmas Day

Posted by Tim McConnell on

It is Christmas Day. From this day we count all our days. Do you still think about how remarkable that is? It is December 25, 2018. The calendar reports today that is it 2018 years since the day Jesus was born. From that day we count all our days. Now, I really mean that. In the literal sense...

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Setting the Table

Posted by Tim McConnell on

I knew when we had four kids we would have to wait a little longer for a table. When I was in high school, I worked for the Olive Garden as a host. I was the one to hand out the little buzzing squares and tell people the bad news—“It’ll be thirty minutes at least.” But...

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