The Enneagram and God’s love

The Enneagram and God’s love

September 2019 The Enneagram and God’s grace by Erin Strybis One young woman reflects on what it means to be a 2 on the Enneagram and how this tool can help us with our relationship with God. Read more Faith reflections: What Scripture says about God’s love by Erin Strybis Are you more of a […]

What Scripture says about God’s love

What Scripture says about God’s love

by Erin Strybis As far as Bible characters go, I’ve always identified more with Martha than Mary. In Luke 10:38-42, when Martha opens her home to Jesus and his disciples, I understand why she’s “distracted with many things.” The disciples were likely tired, smelly and a bit hangry from journeying alongside Jesus. Have you ever […]

The Enneagram and God’s grace

The Enneagram and God’s grace

by Erin Strybis Just one more basket of laundry, then I’ll go work out. Sun spills through the blinds of my son’s room as I sit cross-legged folding toddler-size pants and shirts. Head pounding, I gaze at the dog, sprawled out on the colorful carpet. But what I could really use is a nap. Instead, […]

Cafe group: Rejection and changes in our path

Cafe group: Rejection and changes in our path

August 2019 Difficult decisions: Circumstances that affect our path by Angela Denker There is not an easy path when it comes to finding our vocation. Read more Faith reflections: What the Bible says about rejection by Becca Erhlich We can learn about rejection from the story of Cain and Abel. Read more August 2019. How […]

Difficult decisions: Circumstances that affect our path

Difficult decisions: Circumstances that affect our path

by Angela Denker Have you not known? Have you not heard? The LORD is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He does not faint or grow weary; his understanding is unsearchable. He gives power to the faint, and strengthens the powerless. Even youths will faint and be weary, and the […]

What the Bible says about rejection

What the Bible says about rejection

by Becca Ehrlich There was a job that I wanted, and I even had a sense that God was calling me to it. Needless to say, I was thrilled when I got an interview. Colleagues and friends affirmed me, saying that my gifts and skills matched the job. I prayed about it, asking for God’s […]

Cafe group: Sabbath

Cafe group: Sabbath

July 2019 Slowing down, for Sabbath’s Sake by J. Dana Trent The author of “For Sabbath’s Sake: Embracing Your Need for Rest, Worship, and Community” shares ways we can find balance through sabbath. Read more Faith reflections: Running from rest by Elyssa Salinas Lazarski When we stop to rest, we ready ourselves for creation, for […]