“Our pastor told me once that faith is like turning a dimmer switch so light gradually fills a room, and this is how it has been for me. A friend’s death triggered a lot of … Read More
I was an atheist
“I was an atheist, and God was not a part of my life growing up, but I had some friends who were Christians. When we hung out, they would share their experiences with church. Later, … Read More
Life and death in the light of “He is risen!”
Written by Rev. George Vink Classis Grand Rapids South Regional Pastor The changing statistics scream the facts. We live in a world in which death is not an abstraction, but a tearful reality. We’re laying … Read More
Written by Jolene DeHeer I have a confession to make…I am not at all adventuresome. I admit I will never jump out of an airplane (I hate heights), go bungie jumping, or even ride on … Read More
We saw how big God is
“A big change in my life is when we moved away for several years from West Michigan. We had just gotten married and it was the first time we had to test our faith. We … Read More
A lot of people brought me to it.
“A lot of people in my life have had an impact on my faith growing up: coming to Discovery Church, all the leaders in Children in Worship and my aunt for bringing me here . … Read More
It’s really helping me invest more time in my own faith
“Some ways that God is working through my life right now is through working with the middle school and high school youth at Discovery. . . . As I work through that and prepare for … Read More
I can either show or express my faith
How do you see God working in your life right now? “Regarding parenting and at my job, there are certain opportunities where I can either show or express my faith, one way or the other; … Read More
Communication is key, and having God in your life.
Dale & Christine, married 31 years, what advice do you have for a young couple? Dale, “Find the right woman, love the right woman. That’s it.” Christine, “You need to have faith to keep going in … Read More
May Your Kingdom Come… SOON!
This week, the United Nations finally found that the North Korean government has been violating the rights of it’s people and is calling for an inquiry into human rights abuses that have gone on under … Read More