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It’s planting time!

by Benjamin Burks on March 17, 2011 · 0 comments

It’s hard to believe…but the season is finally changing! We are anticipating spring here in Rockford. The change of season allows a natural checkpoint for people to take inspection of their lives. The slightest change can cause self-focus to barrel out of control. Likewise, a renewed focus on Christ and others can propel ministry opportunities. […]

How to Cope with Conflict

by Benjamin Burks on March 16, 2011 · 2 comments

Often, we only look at the fruit of our lives to try to determine our problems. Most people who walk into our ministry to get spiritual help are looking for one or two pieces of a large puzzle that completes their lives as they see it. “If I can stop my stinking drinking…then everything else […]

Cruise Control – God is in Control!

by Benjamin Burks on January 5, 2011 · 0 comments

Hebrews 10:22-24, “Let us draw near with a true heart in full assurance of faith, having our hearts sprinkled from an evil conscience, and our bodies washed with pure water. Let us hold fast the profession of our faith without wavering; (for he is faithful that promised;) And let us consider one another to provoke […]