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A Higher Standard

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Posted by Shaun & Amy Gustafson on

A phrase often used in business circles is "The speed of the leader is the speed of the gang." This saying characterizes the day in which we live. It seems everything is about speed. How fast can we get it done? How fast can we get there? How fast can this machine run? Fast is great! But when it...

Live Intentionally

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Posted by Shaun & Amy Gustafson on

As we approach March, Pastor Shaun and I have been having many conversations about being more intentional with a few things and simplifying the other things in our life. Often times we as people get so busy with many things that we forget about the main things that will move us forward into the...

A Letter From Christian Guys

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Posted by Rory & Cathy Ballard on

Too many things are left unsaid, like "I love you" or "please & thank you" or even the occasional redirection to a child when their outfits are a bit too revealing. The fact is, our society and culture tends to gravitate towards showing as little to NO regard for moral or ethical standards...

Direction Stays

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Posted by Shaun & Amy Gustafson on

How can one tell the difference between their own idea verses direction from God? One of the key ways is that direction from God is persistent over time. It keeps coming back to you in multiple ways. The more you SEEK God about it, the more you see His light shining on a certain path for your...

Quick to Listen

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Posted by Shaun & Amy Gustafson on

The better listener we become, the greater wisdom and favor we are able to receive. Proverbs 8:34-35 tells us "Blessed is the man who listens to me, watching daily at my doors, waiting at my doorway. For whoever finds me finds life and receives favor from the Lord."   When we are quick to...

His Plan

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Posted by Amy Gustafson on

I love Ephesians 2:10, "For we are His WORKMANSHIP, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared BEFOREHAND that we should walk in them." The word workmanship in the original biblical text is "poiema," from the verb form meaning - for an artisan to design, such as a poem...

Create the life you want tomorrow

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Posted by Amy Gustafson on

Create the life you want tomorrow through what you do today. We make our decisions, but our decisions ultimately make us. Creating the life we want tomorrow makes us think of Proverbs 16:32: "He who is slow to anger is better than the mighty, and he who rules his spirit than he who takes a...

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