Thoughts From PD

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Rest

by davidprill1

Can you imagine that you are in a battle? One that you care about? And… you just lay down?!

Lent. What is it?

by davidprill1

Lent. I could fill your brain with all kinds of information about the word.  Where it originates and how it came to be such a big deal in the church. But you don’t really need to know all of that (at least in my opinion).  If you are curious make google your friend. In short, […]

Lent: Ways to Practice

by davidprill1

Lent is church season meant prepare our hearts and minds for Easter morning.  Easter is the single greatest day ever and we want to take some time to prepare ourselves mentally and emotionally for that great day. Daily devotional. A devotion is intentional time set aside each day.  The time is meant to refocus our […]

God is Great

by davidprill1

God is great! Boy – don’t we need to be reminded of that sometimes?!? When it seems like everything is going wrong. When it seems like everything is against you. When the schedule demands leave little to no margin in life. Boy, we need to be reminded. Habakkuk 3 – of all places – served […]

Intentional Advent

by davidprill1

Advent – Begins Sunday Dec 2nd Advent is a special season of the church year. It is a time of holy joy and preparation that emphasizes two comings: the coming of Jesus in Bethlehem and the second coming of Jesus at the end of the world. It’s a chance to intentionally remember and rejoice that we […]

Songs of Ascents

by davidprill1

Do you need: To be reminded that God is present in distressful times? (120) To be reminded to give joyful praise to God? (121) To be reminded that God is merciful?  That his mercy is worth waiting for? (123) To know that God is the ONLY help you need! (124) To recall the great things […]

Bookeeping At Resurrection

by davidprill1

I wanted to take a brief moment to update everyone on the latest transition for Resurrection. As of the end of July, our preschool director has been no longer with us. It was quickly determined to form a three person leader team to manage our preschool and building needs. Adrienne Lough – has moved back […]

Celebrate

by davidprill1

I recently asked some leaders and some men I disciple to celebrate.  Celebrate a characteristic or attribute of God!  What about God could they celebrate? The list is full of joy and power: His faithfulness. His power over Satan. His provision. His ever-presence. His leadership. His way of communicating. His all-mightiness. His power. His unconditional […]

The Sin of Babel

by davidprill1

3 They said to each other, “Let’s make bricks and bake them to make them hard.” So they used bricks instead of stones, and tar instead of mortar. 4 Then they said to each other, “Let’s build for ourselves a city and a tower. And let’s make the top of the tower reach high into the sky. […]

Chosen!

by davidprill1

I’ve recently been filled with such joy as I’ve been thinking about God.  He has chosen me.  In 1 Peter 1:1 we are called the “chosen/elect” people of God. In Colossians 3:12 we are God’s chosen ones, holy and loved! 1 Thessalonians 1:4?  Same thing! Ephesians 1:11 God CHOSE us – just because he wanted […]