What’s In a Name? Mara’s Story
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What’s In a Name? Mara’s Story

By Jordan Stafford Imagine being so dehydrated after only drinking coffee for three days straight that you change your name to “Dehydrated.” I don’t know about you, but only drinking coffee is 100% something that I might do. In fact, sometimes I feel that coffee is the fuel that motivates me to do just about...

On Wives, Wisdom, and Knowledge: Some Thoughts from Solomon
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On Wives, Wisdom, and Knowledge: Some Thoughts from Solomon

written by Dr. Jim Nutter Since late March, our Steadfast class (one of GCR’s Discipleship Communities) has been doing an in depth Bible study of the sayings of Solomon; each week we’ve been reading two chapters of Proverbs, and we’ll finish with Ecclesiastes in September. Solomon is known for many things, including his wisdom, his...

Healthy Rhythms
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Healthy Rhythms

Building Rest Into Your Life Gospel Community Church, About two years ago, right around the time that our daughter Eva Mae was born, my wife and I realized (again) that the pace of our lives was unsustainable. We were doing too much; we were exhausted, and it was negatively affecting our relationship with each other...

Choosing to Love
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Choosing to Love

Written by Juan Dugan, D.Min. There is a true wisdom in the way the Old Testament understood love, particularly when it comes to the topic of marriage. This wisdom and depth stands in stark contrast to our modern culture, which uses one word to convey a variety of meanings such as “I love my wife”...

Remember His Words
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Remember His Words

Written by Dorian Watson, M.A. “And they remembered his words.” Luke 24:8 ESV Our modern American lives can have us running around at a mind-numbing pace. Constantly jumping from one appointment to the next, meeting work demands, taking care of our families, and trying to maintain relationships with our friends can leave us worn out...