Calming The Storm

Cancer affects many of us.  Some of you have battled cancer yourself, while others have fought for loved ones with cancer.  In the midst of all our days – good and bad – God is faithful.  He is with us in the storm.  In praying for loved ones with cancer I always pray that God…

Easter 2014 Recap

Easter is always special.  After all we celebrate the glorious good news that God died for us, but didn’t stay in the grave.  On Resurrection morning Jesus swallowed up sin and death victoriously! Easter was truly extra special this year.  Here are some of the highlights: 1) Our NorthStar Kids Eggstravaganza – Our Next Generations…

When morning doesn’t come

When morning doesn’t come – 21 Days of prayer and fasting Author: Brad Raby Daily Scripture Reading: Nehemiah 13 One of the more familiar and encouraging verses in the Bible is Psalms 30:5, the later portion of which states: “Weeping may last through the night, but joy comes with the morning.” That phrase encourages us because…

Repenting of our Repentance

Repenting of our Repentance – 21 Days of Prayer and Fasting Author: Brad Raby Daily Scripture Reading: Psalm 51 Is it possible for our repentance to be selfish, prideful, and even sinful? I’ll confess that many times I have repented of sin because I realized the consequences that sin would bring into my life.  I…