May 28, 2020

Dear CBC family, 

Once again, the Twin Cities are at the center of a racial storm, as the disturbing killing of George Floyd at the hand of a Minneapolis police officer has been broadcasted across the United States. This horrific event once again re...

May 26, 2020

I find it hard sometimes to trust God. I am much more inclined to take matters into my own hands and think somehow I can fix what’s wrong with the world - that I know best. I know better. I have been taught better. But I must learn it again and again...

May 23, 2020

As you may have seen, on Friday, May 22nd, President Trump declared that churches and other houses of worship are essential and encouraged them to reopen for worship gatherings. At the same time, Minnesota Governor Walz has limited church gatherings...

May 22, 2020

As I have been out running over the past few weeks, I have had to incorporate new strategies into my jog. In the past, I didn’t have to pay too much attention to the sidewalk or path ahead. Sure, I had to pay enough attention to make sure that I didn...

May 20, 2020

Greetings church family. Thanks to all of you who have taken the time to reach out to various members of the Board over the past few weeks. We are thankful for your engagement, encouragement, and prayers!

We have a number of updates today:

1. We have h...

May 19, 2020

Recently, Joel has been taking us, as a church, through the Israelite’s experience in the desert and the tangible ways they got to experience God’s presence.

After reading these Biblical accounts, I often find myself envious of people like King David...

May 15, 2020

I don’t know if these are the enemy’s greatest weapons but they certainly seem to be a part of his arsenal, or maybe your prefer—his toolbox, and we seem confronted by them often, maybe daily.

The dictionary defines FEAR as “an unpleasant emotion caus...

May 13, 2020

Greetings Central Family from the Board of Stewards. I write today with an important Pastoral update.

As you may recall, Pastor Joel’s last day serving as our Senior Pastor is June 14, 2020. This news was shared with the congregation in a letter mai...

May 12, 2020

It is no secret that I am a huge fan of Dallas Willard. This past month, as part of an on-Iine book club I belong to, I have been re-reading Dallas’ posthumous book, Life Without Lack: Living in the Fullness of Psalm 23. This is my third trip through...

May 8, 2020

Yesterday I found myself once again buried in busy projects. For those of you whom know me well, know this may teeter as a fault of mine. Projects I like to pretend I’ve been wanting to get done around the house for years. The more likely reality is...

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