President’s Blog

I believe I am a grateful person.  I often stop to thank individuals, and I also thank the Lord who has blessed me in ways I do not deserve.  You are probably much the same. "An Embarrassment of Riches."  Have you ever heard or used this phrase? ...

What are the main elements of how we appear when we are "at our best?" Each new day is a unique opportunity to start again and live it out. My father who passed away in February of this year was an energetic morning person like myself...

If you have never been misunderstood, then you have never talked to someone!  The normal process of communication goes something like this: (1) One person (Person A) thinks about something in relationship to their personal vast frame of reference, made up of their entire education and...

Grace is a common, rather simple word. We have become so accustomed to the term ‘grace’ that we fail to revel in its multi-faceted wonder and the depth of its incredible realities. In reality, there are multiple aspects to grace. Grace is God's gift of...

God is still in the business of calling people to serve Him.  We read about it repeatedly in Scripture: at the burning bush, on the road to Damascus, and in a still small voice, God gave direction and called His people to serve Him.  But...

So much in life happens because someone takes the initiative to make it happen!  Just ponder that for a moment.  The vast majority of people in this world go through their daily routines and do what is expected of them, with little thought to making...

The disciple whom Jesus loved wrote the fourth Gospel.  In the first chapter he introduces Jesus as the Word who became human ("flesh"), and he uses a fascinating phrase to describe what Jesus Christ did: "Out of his fullness we have all received grace in place...