Out of the Ordinary

“Let my teaching fall like rain and my words descend like dew, like showers on new grass, like abundant rain on tender plants” (Deuteronomy 32:2 NIV). Now those of you who live in Colorado can testify to the natural rain that came last week, but do you know that God is bringing rain into your own personal life. […]

SHINE Magazine Release – A Success!

Sunday, September 8th was truly a night to remember!  It was not simply an event, but a spectacular journey through a plush, magnificent garden filled with reminders of God’s word to us…to thrive!  This past Sunday, we celebrated the official release of the 8th edition of SHINE!  The evening began with tables flourishing with tasty appetizers and delicious desserts.  The atmosphere […]

SHINE magazine is HERE!

We are so excited for the arrival of our newest edition of SHINE magazine!  This 8th edition is full of articles that will encourage and inspire you on how to thrive in your life. You won’t want to miss the spectacular SHINE Release Party that will be taking place this Sunday, September 8th.  In addition to the SHINE release, this incredible evening will feature […]

Tune in to hear Gayla on 94.7 FM KRKS TODAY!!!

We are thrilled to announce that Pastor Gayla will be on 94.7 FM KRKS TODAY at 2:40pm. Tune in as she is a featured guest on Stephanie Rigg’s talk show called “Divine Calling.”  Listen as Stephanie and Pastor Gayla share “nuggets” from the upcoming SHINE magazine and the message behind the “Thrive” theme.  They will also discuss […]

Discover Your God-Given Purpose – Part 2

Last week the first three guidelines to consider when seeking your God-given purpose were introduced: 1)Look to Your Designer, 2) Look to God’s Will, 3) Look to Your Experiences. Read on for the conclusion of Discovering Your God-Given Purpose. 4.  Look to Your Intrinsic Gifts What are you naturally good at? What comes easily to […]

LNI Cancellation

We are so excited about our upcoming events for this fall!  On Sunday, September 8th the next edition of SHINE Magazine will be released and that same evening we will be blessed to have Dove Award-Winning Musical Artist Veronica Petrucci in concert. Then, in October we will have a special Gayla Event with Cindi McMenamin, renowned author of […]

Discover Your God-Given Purpose (Part I)

Some people intuitively and instantly recognize their purpose in life. Take my mother, for example; at a very young age, she knew without a shadow of a doubt that she was created to be a teacher. Today, she is semi-retired with more than 200 teaching awards, confirming that she indeed walks in her God-given purpose! […]

Ours is a Story of Hope: How the Word of God Changed Our Marriage

I was a young believer in Christ and in my third year of marriage, learning to live life according to His ways. I could not believe how wonderful it was to experience the living water that flowed from heaven, however, there was one area of my life that seemed not to receive this living water…it […]

Faith Doesn’t Take No for an Answer

Let me tell you a story about a woman who was determined to see her daughter set free, no matter what obstacle tried to get in her way.  The story is taken out of Matthew 15:21-28, which tells of a Canaanite woman who went to where Jesus was, crying out to Him to be merciful […]

Devotional – Proverbs 3:18

“She is a tree of life to those who take hold of her; those who hold her fast will be blessed.”  Proverbs 3:18 NIV. Imagine wisdom as a “tree of life” in the summer months with mature branches and leaves that are full of hopes and dreams. As the seasons change, the wisdom “tree” adjusts […]