Connecting with Others

Regardless of wealth or fame, if our friendships are poor life is generally miserable. Happiness is largely determined by our ability to connect with others and enjoy relationships. When Jesus began his public ministry, one of his first acts was to form a small group of men (Matthew 4:18-22; Luke 6:13).  Jesus spent the majority […]

Something Greater

Have you ever settled? According to Acts 7:2-4, God came to Abram when he was younger. But in Genesis 11:31-32, we find Abram stuck in partial obedience. He was obedient but with reservation. Abram was on his way to the Promised Land, the land of Canaan. Things are going great. But then it says that […]

What Just Happened?

Lessons from VBS 2018

WOW!  I am still amazed, exhausted, and processing all that happened through our Vacation Bible School at Salem last week.  VBS has been around… well, a REALLY long time.  Our basic structure for VBS is relatively traditional.  We hosted our VBS Monday thru Friday from 9am-noon.  We had “Family Night” on Thursday evening from 6:00pm-8:30pm.  […]

The Songs We Sing

With snowfall adjusting our midweek schedule, I am eagerly awaiting the opportunity to worship as a family this Sunday, January 21st.   Hosanna (Praise Is Rising) – Paul Baloche Forever Reign – Hillsong Great Is Thy Faithfulness – written by Thomas Chisholm (1866–1960) sung by Veritas

Worship On Wednesday

I cannot wait to worship with our church family Sunday! Songs we will sing at Salem this Sunday, January 14th, at our 10:15am worship service.  Join us! Open Up the Heavens (Vertical Worship) This Is Amazing Grace (Phil Wickham) How Can It Be (Lauren Daigle) 10,000 Reasons (Matt Redman)