Cory's Blog

May, 2019


You Are Your Brother's Keeper - Obadiah

The book of Obadiah is about an ancient sibling rivalry. It was written after the Babylonian invasion of Judah in c.586 B.C., but the rivalry began with Isaac's sons, Jacob and Esau (see Gen 25-27). Jacob grew up to father the namesakes...

May 29, 2019


Justified - 1 Cor 6:9-11

The word “justification” doesn’t appear in Scripture very often, but the idea does. In reference to God’s promise of offspring, Gen 15:6 says that...

May 11, 2019


Be Hospitable - 1 Peter 4:7-11

Be Hospitable1 Peter 4:7-11


May 09, 2019

August, 2016


Thank You Teachers

Yesterday I was at CHS for an education expo hosted by our local Chamber of Commerce and had the opportunity to meet a lot of folks who work for the school district. There were three common threads throughout nearly each conversation I...

August 11, 2016

June, 2016


Do Something

Maybe it's that this is an election year or the many recent tragedies. Perhaps social media is to blame. Maybe it's the simple fact that we live in a fallen world. I'm not sure why it seems that there is so much negative noise in the...

June 22, 2016

May, 2016


How My Church Got Me Into Foster Care

Several weeks ago my wife and I welcomed our first foster child into our home. It has been a blessing and I have my church family to thank for it. We never planned to become foster parents, it just sort of happened. Twice a year our...

May 12, 2016