Incense of Prayer

A blank stare was etched on my face as the employee of Menards asked me, “Is there something I could help you find?”  I know there were three things I needed and each hand was holding something, but for the … Continued

Welcome, Nathan!

Nathan J. Christopherson, Harvestime Church’s new music director starting July 15, 2018.  We interviewed him to get to know him a little better, and these were his answers: Where are you from? “Gateway Church in Canton, Ohio.  I lived in … Continued

The Science Behind a Snakebite

There is no better way to start a blog than with a joke. Here it goes: Snake 1:  Hey, I hope we are not poisonous! Snake 2: Why do you say that? Snake 1: Because I just bit my lip… … Continued


Growing up, my step dad spent countless hours landscaping and planting in our yard. We had more flowers than you could count, and any time someone came to our house they were immediately in awe of the work he put … Continued

Sharing a Shadow

Sharing a Shadow Kim Peek. He was born Nov. 11, 1951.  For most people that name doesn’t mean a whole lot.  However, Kim Peek is an extraordinary individual. He was described as living Google.  His life was far from easy … Continued

It All Changed At The Well

“When a Samaritan woman came to draw water, Jesus said to her, “Will you give me a drink?”  (His disciples had gone into the town to buy food.) The Samaritan woman said to him, “You are a Jew and I am … Continued

Cars 3

Have you ever seen watched a movie that just left you speechless at the end? One that you could immediately watch again, that would go down in history as a classic?? The other night our family watched one of those … Continued


It was the worst Sunday I have had in a long time. It was one of those mornings where from the moment my morning alarm rang, the day seemed to be a mess. Late getting ready, arguing with family, little … Continued

Speaking of Michael Phelps

Did you know you were a great swimmer? Well, half of you at least.  Let me clarify. I recently had my 3rd child.   Our third boy!  I will let that sink in. After bringing him home from the hospital, … Continued

The Source

The Source Every year in January I see churches all over the world, including ours, set aside a time for fasting as we head in to the new year. And each year I ask myself the question of what my … Continued