Pastor Michael

26 posts
Mar 5, 2021

Enjoy & Engage

These two words come to my mind on this weekend. Let me unpack them as we make our way into the weekend. Enjoy: Enjoy the beautiful weather. Try and get outside and if

Feb 11, 2021

Doubts Do Not Have to Define Us

Thomas, one of Jesus’ disciples, has always intrigued me. Partly because my actual first name is Thomas, named for one of my great uncles who was like a second grandfather to me. But

Feb 5, 2021

Groundhog Day, Again!

Groundhog Day, Again. “Though we are well on our way into 2021, it sort of feels like the drudgery of 2020 all over again, does it not? Nevertheless, I am asking God for

Feb 3, 2021

Valley of Baca

Psalm 84:5-8 5 Blessed is the man whose strength is in You, Whose heart is set on pilgrimage. 6      As they pass through the Valley of Baca, They make it a spring;

Jan 28, 2021

Down But Not Out

I love Rocky movies. I mean, I really like Rocky movies. What gets me every time is how Rocky faces incredible odds but never gives up. He gets close a time or two,

Jan 27, 2021

It's A New Day

This is a picture taken several years ago of the sun coming up over the Indian Mound in Nacoochee Valley as you make your way into Helen, Ga. This picture takes me back

Jan 19, 2021

Peace for a Troubled Heart

I sense among God’s people troubled hearts. Of course, who could blame anyone at this point – just a pandemic, election, people sick close to us, schools closed and many churches having too

Jan 15, 2021

Rumors, Fears and False Prophesies

We have carried some things into the new year. I like what someone posted this meme recently. It kind of says it all huh. One of the issues that has carried over is

Jan 12, 2021

When You Pray

I recently shared some thoughts about the importance and the priority of spending time daily in God’s word. The same is true about prayer. Prayer and the reading of God’s word

Jan 8, 2021

Begin the Year in God's Word

Had someone ask me about the Plan I use to daily walk through the Bible Plan I use, how I go about it. Here is the plan I use!

Jan 7, 2021

I Will Trust and Not Be Afraid

I Will Trust and Not Be Afraid “I will trust and not be afraid.” These words from Isaiah 12 are a promise from God that He brought to my heart in the middle

Jul 4, 2020

A Christian Patriot

A Christian Patriot

Do the above words go together? A Christian is someone who has trusted in Jesus alone for salvation and seeks to follow Him.  A Patriot is someone who loves and supports his or