Believing is Seeing

One of the mysteries of faith is that it is as transcendent as this God we worship. We bring eternity into the present when what we hope for is based on the faith that God can make it happen.

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Teresa Coles
Learning to Listen

Church people are all good doers. But fund raisers and food drives and home repair projects for the elderly and covered dish dinners can become simply exhausting flurries of activity if they don't begin with the child of God seated before Jesus in prayer.

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Teresa Coles
The Liberty of Faith

In the First Amendment, the framers of our constitution set forth: “Congress shall make no laws respecting the establishment of religion or prohibiting the free exercise thereof.”

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Teresa Coles
The Gift of Understanding

We’ve lost the ability to live together in all our differences, and we need to be at peace with the fact that being different is not just OK, it’s the way God made us. The gift of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost can teach us how.

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Teresa Coles
Christ's Peace

The world often defines 'peace' as simply the absence of conflict. Christ's peace is much more than that. Christ's peace comes before any conflict even begins.

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Teresa Coles
Life Wins

The message, and the good news, of Easter is simply that God will always have the last word. Reason and logic cannot explain it ... it simply is.

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Teresa Coles