Praying the Psalms

Brothers and Sisters, When I first became a Christian at the age of 13, I found myself drawn to the Psalms for comfort and direction. One of the reasons I found myself there, often, was that I could see every heart emotion in its pages and how God’s people...

Core Values

Brothers and Sisters, Healthy churches put into succinct statements what they feel are most important to the local gathering. It helps to direct God’s people and maintain health by staying focused on the main things. Take a minute and read the Core Values we...
Prayer | A Necessity

Prayer | A Necessity

Over the past couple of weeks, God has been directing us toward and encouraging us to pray.  This is not surprising if you consider our time in Mark–week after week we sense Jesus calling us to deeper waters of faith.  Even more specifically, calling us towards...
The Membership Process

The Membership Process

We are excited about what God is doing and celebrate his grace in our lives at Light in the Desert. Lately, I’ve had many, deeply encouraging conversations with individuals pursuing membership.  Many have asked what the membership process is and why it is a process?...
Membership

Membership

Our first every Prospective Members Class was a huge success.  We had an incredible time discussing our beliefs about God and the Church and then looking at a biblical perspective of membership.  The conversation was fruitful and deeply encouraging.  I trust that all...
Next Step

Next Step

It was exciting to see everyone this past Sunday at our Vision Meeting as we celebrated God’s grace.  Much has occurred since our initial meeting in January where we discussed the potential of partnering with the North American Mission Board.  We hope it was...