totally unexpected

Totally Unexpected!

Seventeen-year-old Rebecca Robinson, beautiful and bright, arranges to meet her best friend for an afternoon of chatting, eating… and drinking stolen beer. When Rebecca arrives at the nearby meadow, she does not find her friend – instead, she finds what seems to be a UFO. Curious, she climbs inside to explore, kicking off the adventure […]

cupid is a procrastinator making sense of the unexpected single life

Cupid Is a Procrastinator : Making Sense of the Unexpected Single Life

Where’s My Love Story? It’s your third wedding this year. You are livening up the dance floor with a stirring rendition of “YMCA.” Suddenly, the moment comes that separates the crowd like black and white socks. The Slow Dance. This one’s in a pair, this one’s not in a pair. You are not in a […]

encouragement the unexpected power of building others up

Encouragement : The Unexpected Power of Building Others Up

According to Drs. Larry Crabb and Dan Allender, encouragement is more than a compliment or a pat on the back. It’s a skill that can be mastered by anyone. Crabb and Allender ask: “What must we know in order to fulfill the biblical exhortation to ‘encourage one another?’” Encouragement provides the answer. Part one deals […]