Entries by sarahp

Do You Have What It Takes?

This weekend Ben Snyder asked the question, “What will we be surprised by in heaven?” Ben went on to share that we will be surprised by the fact that our lives on earth had tremendous potential for God. When our life is reviewed in heaven, we will see that our past experiences prepared us to […]

21 Days of Prayer – Day 15

Today is the start of the final week of 21 Days of Prayer. We are excited that so many have joined together on this journey of prayer and fasting! As we enter this final week, Lead Pastor Ben Snyder has some encouragement for you to finish the journey well!  Today’s LivingItOut Study: Why Am […]

Restoration of a Masterpiece

For many years, the painting “Adoration of the Shepherds” by Italian Renaissance master Sebastiano del Piombo was hidden in storage away from public view. An attempt to lift the painting off of its original wooden panel and transfer it to canvas in the 1700s left it damaged almost beyond repair. “Every now and then our […]

21 Days of Prayer – Day 11

As we reach day eleven in 21 Days of Prayer, our prayer is that you are experiencing God in a powerful and personal way. It is an honor to be on this journey alongside so many of you and to hear what God is doing in your lives through prayer and fasting. Sarah Bucher, Senior […]

21 Days of Prayer – Day 10

We are almost halfway through the 21 Days of Prayer journey! How is your fasting going? Today our Whitehouse Campus Pastor, Shawn Bellner, shares with us what God has been teaching him through the first ten days of prayer and fasting. Today’s LivingItOut Devotional: A Pain Free Eternity Can you think back to a time […]

This Broken World

2018 is barely two weeks old, and I’m already tired of it. On January 2, my oldest child woke us up at 3:00 in the morning reporting that she had just thrown up — and she continued to do so for the next 12 hours. That night, my three-year-old pressed repeat, and we spent another […]

21 Days of Prayer – Day 8

Today begins week 2 of our 21 Days of prayer and fasting. I am thrilled to be on this journey and I am thankful for the encouragement that I receive from others along the way. As we kick-off this week, here are some encouraging words from our Lead Pastor Ben Snyder!  What Will Heaven […]

21 Days of Prayer – Day 5

As we close out this week’s LivingItOut study and head into our first weekend of 21 Days of Prayer, here are some encouraging words from Lauren Snyder!  Today’s LivingItOut Study: Love Over Loss Heaven. For many of us, the very word evokes a menagerie of thoughts, feelings, and images.  While our conceptual understanding of […]