The Votto-Approach

July 25, 2018 | Timothy Peace

I was having lunch today with my friends Tom and Brian, and we were, per usual, reflecting on Cincinnati Reds baseball. Moreover, we observed not only the greatness of Joey Votto, but we acknowledged that he appears to have embraced the...

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Shining the Light: Celebrating Mission

July 17, 2018 | Didi Bacon

I recently read a book that used the story of Lewis and Clark’s famous expedition as a lesson for ministry. Lewis and Clark were commissioned by the President to find a passage west to the Pacific Ocean. The first part of their journey...

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Shining the Light: Celebrating Unity

July 11, 2018 | Didi Bacon

On the night of his betrayal, Jesus prayed for you and for me. This was his prayer for us. “My prayer is not for them alone. I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message, that all of them may be one, Father, just as...

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Shining the Light: Celebrating Faith

July 1, 2018 | Didi Bacon

July is the birth month of this church. This congregation officially met for its first worship service on Sunday, July 7, 1968. That means that this July marks our 50th birthday! The Mount Carmel story begins on Sunday in January. Six families...

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Walk in the Light: Listen to Jesus

June 27, 2018 | Timothy Peace

I watched an excellent lecture on Trinitarian theology this morning. The below lecture is given by Alister McGrath:     It made me think, again, about how vital theology is and how theology shapes out practices.   Alister...

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