Serve together

Take part in our annual Big Day of Serving on Saturday, May 22. Help beautify Rockford and impact our city with the love of Jesus. You can serve alongside family, friends, your life group, coworkers, whomever you like.

Letters to Myself in February

Letters to Myself in February

by Jessi Uran | 1-minute read   Are we back here again? The short but gruesome season Of cold that burns more than skin, But reaches frozen fingers inward And incinerates the heart of hope? Is it impossible to write? To find order, Rhythm or song in things like...
Gratitude

Gratitude

by Jessi Uran | 3-minute read   We trailed through whispering, gold grasses, making our way around the shining lake. Our cheeks were a mix of dusty rose from the cold, and dainty pink from the noonday sun. I the teacher, she the student. The homeschool lesson:...
When God presses the ‘pause’ button

When God presses the ‘pause’ button

by Jim Killam | 4-minute read   The last couple of weeks have been hard. More COVID, more shutdowns, more arguments about masks. Endless political tension and mudslinging. Canceling a family birthday gathering. Wondering what to do about Thanksgiving. And then...

And now a Word from our sponsor

by Jim Killam | 4-minute read   Uncertainty, dread and anger soak our culture this summer. Let’s take a break. Here are a few Scripture passages, some thoughts from various writers, and some peaceful photos of God’s creation to help counteract all of that....