Christian Initiatives


Christian Initiatives


We have a bird feeder hanging from the soffit just above a window on the front of our house. It’s a simple, two-sided wooden feeder that I bought online when...

Tea candles lit in peace sign

Christian Initiatives

Be a Good Steward in 2019

Chad Garmon, Executive Director of Christian Initiatives & Community Partnerships What do you think when you hear the word, “stewardship?” Many times, this word is associated with donation requests, but...

Boy picking up garbage in the park

Christian Initiatives

Teaching Kindness

If you’ve gotten anything at all out of following Christ, if his love has made any difference in your life, if being in a community of the Spirit means anything...

Man reading a book while sitting on the couch

Christian Initiatives

Self-care is Not Selfish Care

If you have ever traveled on a commercial airline, you have heard and probably ignored the flight attendants giving the safety briefing. It is actually very good advice on how...