Spread Your Wings and Arise

There are times in our lives We feel much like A flower struggling to bloom We go through those times Of change and growth Like a caterpillar in a cocoon Nobody can see The Lord’s hidden work Until the day we break through Then we can begin To spread out our wings And arise as […]


“Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding” (Proverbs 3:5 NIV).   We should not try to figure out everything on our own. Some things are better when placed in God’s hands.   At times, we as women, try so hard to fix things – only to find […]

Don’t Just Strive, THRIVE!

Many of you know that Gayla Events are not just a teaching lesson but they are an “experience.”  Pastor Gayla wants us to taste, see, smell, and hear all that God has been sharing with her by using all our senses to enhance our experience.  Isn’t that the best way to remember what the Lord […]


The spring season here in Colorado has been very chilly and snowy. Those of us who live here are so grateful that we are beginning to see more sunny days, hear the birds chirping, and see some buds blooming on our trees and flowers. Although the year has truly been “Spring time in the Rockies” […]

Communication – God’s Way Part I

This coming Sunday is Mother’s Day and this week we are looking at the mother-daughter relationship, which is a unique gift from God; one that can be compared to no other. As a mother, you look into the eyes of your daughter, and see a reflection of yourself. It is your heart’s desire to see […]

Family Event This Sunday

Join us this Sunday evening, April 28th for a Gayla Family Event entitled, Thrive! The fun begins at 5:45 PM with food and fellowship in the foyer, followed by special teachings at 6:30 PM for the men, women, and children. You will learn how God wants you to thrive, flourish, and have overflowing blessings in […]


Proverbs 3:3 – “Let love and faithfulness never leave you; bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart” (NIV).   Love is a gift from God that is pure, true, and full of compassion for others. Faithfulness is one of the fruits of the Spirit expressed through our character, deeds, […]

How Does Your Garden Grow? – Part 2

Last week we began the journey of looking at different tools that help tend the garden of our soul.  This week we will look at the other two essential tools in the gardening kit.  Shovel and Hoe “Get rid of all bitterness, rage and anger, brawling and slander, along with every form of malice” (Ephesians […]

How Does Your Garden Grow? – Part 1

Ahh, the smell of spring is in the air! Spring showers are here, and the grass and trees are getting ready for this year’s summer growth. Our environment is becoming a luscious green palette, and we find ourselves anxious for the upcoming months of summer gardening. Whether we are serious gardeners or weekend enthusiasts, everyone […]

“Rising to Royalty” Part II

Ezekiel 16:6-7 reveals the next progression of “rising to royalty.”  The Word of God says, “I made you thrive like a plant in the field; and you grew, matured, and became very beautiful. Your breasts were formed, your hair grew, but you were naked and bare” (Ezekiel 16:7 NKJV). Because of hurts and pains from […]