Author: FCC

Read Philippians 4:10-13 (NLT) Thought for the Day: Patience is possible with Jesus’ help! I have learned to love schedules and routines. When I take on a new project or am assigned a new task, it is helpful for me to think through what is required, make...

Read Luke 19:2-10 (NLT) Thought for the Day: As believers, we are asked to befriend the lost! One of life’s greatest challenges is learning to love the so-called ‘unlovable’. Each of us encounters individuals whose actions or choices make it extremely challenging for others to develop deep...

Read Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 (NLT) Thought for the Day: Christians are strongest together! Going into a new NBA season in October 2007, there were a lot of questions about the new “Big 3” which consisted of Paul Pierce, Ray Allen, and Kevin Garnett. Each player had previously attempted...

Read Matthew 9:35-38 (NLT) Thought for the Day: Jesus asks us to reach out to others! How often have we enjoyed eating with friends at a restaurant while being completely oblivious to everything happening behind the scenes? The summer before I went off to college, I was...

Read 2 Samuel 9 (NLT) Thought for the Day: Who is the Mephibosheth I can include today? Last night, who sat at your dinner table? Mealtimes are some of the most important and intimate moments we can share with our friends and families. When couples first date,...

Read 2 Chronicles 34:1-13 (NLT) Thought for the Day: No matter what others do, I can follow God! It seemed like Josiah had been set up to fail from the start. Both his father (Amon) and grandfather (Manasseh) had ruled as King of Judah - but each...

Read Luke 15:11-24 (NLT) Thought for the Day: We always benefit from listening to God! The Prodigal Son was unwilling to wait and therefore he missed “The Big Picture”. He wanted what he wanted, and he wanted it now. He also didn't care what his older brother...

Read: Acts 16:11-15 (NLT) Thought for the Day: What in my life is getting in the way of Jesus? Several years ago (before I had any children of my own), a friend of mine called me up and asked if I was willing to help him get...

Read James 1:19-20 (NLT) Thought for the Day: Listening comes first! Have you ever wondered something like: "I want to listen but I don’t know how to start. I love Jesus as well as my neighbor, but the idea of sitting down and being available to simply listen...

Read Matthew 17:1-13 (NLT) Thought for the Day: Listening is enough! Life hacks, simple actions and/or skills that improve our quality of life, can make a big difference. From storing natural peanut butter upside down in the pantry to turning the car seat warmer on when bringing...