All posts by mkrabbe

I'm a wife, mom, grandma, pastor, writer, nerd, and grocery-store dancer.

How is Jesus Making a Difference in Our Lives? – Week #2: Money

Read Matthew 19:16-30, Deuteronomy 15:7-11 here. Listen here:  You’ve probably heard this old joke:  The pastor stood before the congregation and said, "I have bad news, I have good news, and I have more bad news." The congregation got quiet. "The bad news is: the church needs a new roof!" the pastor said. The congregation ...

How Is Jesus Making a Difference In Our Lives? – Week #1: Time

Read Eccl 3:1-11 and Mark 1:14-15 here. Listen here: Today we’re talking about a little four-letter word . . . that lasts forever - time.  We’re taking about time today because time is one of the resources that God gives us.  As with everything else we have from God, we are to be good stewards ...

What Is Our Wellspring?

Read Psalm 1 and John 4:10-15 here. Listen: This Sunday’s word of the day is wellspring.  What is a wellspring?  A wellspring is a bountiful source of something.  We have a wellspring in our house.  It’s continually full of rich, brown, hot liquid that warms me up in the morning and makes me feel loved.  ...

Wellspring Woods Debut

On Aug. 19 we celebrated the beginning of another Sunday school year and the opening of the new children’s area, Wellspring Woods!

Making Peace

Read Ephesians 4:25-5:2 and 2 Samuel 18:5-15, 31-33 here Do you recognize this screen? Chances are if you do recognize this screen, then you have watched movies or TV shows on Netflix, and you probably also know about binge-watching. Binge-watching is the practice of watching multiple episodes of a television program in rapid succession, typically ...

Mission Impossible?

 Read Matthew 28:16-20 and Isaiah 2:1-4 here. Listen to sermon here: Read or follow along below--- Do you recognize this music? Maybe you know it from the movie that’s in theaters now (Mission: Impossible - Fallout)[1] Or from the TV series that ran in the 60’s and 70’s Or from Amy Brownlee’s children’s sermon a ...

Wellspring Woods – Under Construction

We are working hard to have our new Wellspring Woods children's department ready for our Sunday school kick-off on August 19.  Here is some of what we're working on: