“Blessed are the merciful, for they shall receive mercy.”
Have you been personally hurt or offended by someone recently? How are you dealing with it? Why is it so hard to show mercy-...READ MORE >
BCM- Sri Lanka
-Pray for those still hospitalized after the attacks. One church in Batticaloa asks us to pray for 10 children and 2 adults that are are in critical condition.
- Pray for...READ MORE >
After three beatitudes that deal with emptying ourselves (poor in spirit, mourn, meek…), Jesus turns to being filled. What do you hunger for? If I’m honest, I don’t naturally hunger for...READ MORE >
“Blessed are the poor in spirit for theirs is the Kingdom of Heaven.” Matt. 5:3
Steak and eggs! My feet are propped up, all conflicts are resolved, my work is accomplished, my phone is on...READ MORE >
If I were honest, left to myself, I would live my life entirely self-absorbed…but I’m not sure that it would achieve what I really long for. The image of Christ on the cross was my first...READ MORE >
CFC is hiring a Community Kids Summer Intern! If you are interested in applying, please download the job description using the link below and submit your resume to...READ MORE >
I don’t “radiate” God’s manifest glory to others in ways I would assume. It certainly is not done by impressive strokes of Christian service, or by smiles and glorious...READ MORE >
“Hey CFC- We’re in the Easter season and preparing for a glorious day of celebration—the resurrection of Jesus. In the run up to Easter we’re kicking off a mini-series called “Into the...READ MORE >
We can choose joy!
“What…are you crazy? Don’t be disingenuous.”
“Whoever said that, obviously has never really suffered.”
This weekend we will take a closer look at joy...READ MORE >
At times we can have a love/hate relationship to our church experiences. What should the expectations be? Encouraging groups are awesome! It’s amazing what we can do to support each other. Our...READ MORE >
On the last day of 1999 I flew from New York to Vienna. The plane was almost empty, so I stretched out on five seats and just slept the night away! What the news media had projected about Y2K...READ MORE >
Due to the impending weather forecast, Senior High is CANCELLED for tonight, March 3, 2019.
Be encouraged today! The return of Christ could come at any moment. If you are in Christ, you will rise to a destiny that is almost indescribable. It will erase every doubt in your heart that...READ MORE >
IF offers an annual pause in the daily rhythm of life. Just after New Years resolutions have faded, IF is a great time to refocus on a deeper relationship with Christ. It is Jesus focused and...READ MORE >
Are you curious what God’s will for your life is? What should you be doing with your life? What path should you take? What kind of work should you be doing? How are you to invest your resources?...READ MORE >
How do you become something? Doesn’t it take intentional training over time?
Whether you want to become a pilot, or an accountant, you need others who will teach you what you need to know and...READ MORE >
Most people don’t like conflict; face-to-face that is. (Online, anything goes).
Speaking of conflict. If you accept God’s word, then it puts you in direct opposition to the world. Why?...READ MORE >
What you say and do matters!
Paul probably thought his trip to Thessalonica was a failure, but in reality it was foundational to Christianity spreading into Europe and “everywhere”(1 Thess....READ MORE >
What does it mean to be “…loved by God…” (1 Thess. 1:4a)? How do we reconcile that with our afflictions? Perhaps being loved by God has far deeper implications than we would have thought....READ MORE >
At the beginning of a new year I take time to do a little personal inventory of my life. I ask myself how things are going in my walk with the Lord, in my family, with my friendships, and in my...READ MORE >