Best Year Yet – New Maps (February 2nd, 2018)

New Maps Imagine you have been selected for a top secret mission. You are told to travel to a new destination that you have never been to and you are given an outdated map to get there. Would you try to take a trip to an new destination completely relying on an outdated map? If your like me you wouldn’t. … Read More

Best Year Yet – New Love (January 26th, 2018)

What is love? When I first ask myself the question the first thing that pops into my mind is the 1990’s song “What is Love?” by Haddaway. If you don’t know the song, I advise against you listening to it because I promise it will get stuck in your head. I find that the best way to answer the question, … Read More

Best Year Yet – New Priorities (January 19th, 2018 )

We have all had that looming deadline in front of us that is beckoning us to get something done. This past week Cornerstone’s check out numbers were due to the conference office.  For those that do not know what “check out numbers” are, they are basically numbers that tell the conference office how we are doing as a church (plus … Read More

Best Year Yet – New Wisdom (January 12, 2018)

Recently I had a discussion with someone who asked me, “Why doesn’t God speak to us like he used to in the Bible?” My response to them was, “How do you know that God doesn’t?” In 1 Samuel 3:1 the chapter starts out with, “In those days the word of the Lord was rare, not many were seeing visions.” So … Read More

The Wonder of a Manger (December 15th, 2017)

How much thought have you put into Jesus being born in a manger? If you are like me probably not much, but I think we should. The Gospel of Luke says Mary, “gave birth to her firstborn son and wrapped him in bands of cloth, and laid him in a manger, because there was no place for them in the … Read More