The Valley of the Shadow of Death

“Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death…” (Psalm 23) Oh, yeah. We’re in that valley at First Trinity. At least I surely feel it. I was at four wakes and three funerals in eight days last week. Not all them at First Trinity, but all of them connected to First…

I knew China was big, but…

So I was listening to some of the reporting about the earthquake in China and the reporter casually mentioned that China as over 160 cities that have a population of one million or more. WHOA. China is BIG. REALLY REALLY BIG. I knew China was big, but that is so much bigger than I had…

Sunday Night Mind Dump

Always always glad to be back at First Trinity when I’ve been away for a Sunday. Sunday is “Game Day” for me and I love love love it. Isn’t the banner above beautiful? You can check it out live in the Hall of Joy (leads into Celebration–the gym). The Kingdom Quest kids made it during…

Face the music

I’ve been thinking about my mom a lot this week, for some reason. Neva Rose Stewart Steege. She died almost ten years ago, of breast cancer (I can’t believe it’s been that long!). This might sound strange, but she died well. She shared her faith until the end. She told the truth about what was…