• A Leader Who Follows?
    Challenge Central: a CBC devotional by: Pastor Lars Janssen Take a moment and list the first five names that come to mind when you think of a leader. Now consider how many of those names were politicians, heads of organizations, or authoritative figures. Every name on my list fell into one of those categories. Now…

  • Having Purpose In Life

    Challenge Central: a CBC devotional by: Pastor Alan Rietberg I really enjoy reading books about history and real-life stories. I just finished reading a book called, “The Vanished: The Evaporated Continue reading

  • Don’t Skim Through the Genealogies

    Challenge Central: a CBC devotional by: Barb Rogelstad For the past 35 years, I have been a serious genealogy enthusiast. Hours have been spent journeying through websites, thumbing through dusty Continue reading

  • Christmas is an Opportunity

    Challenge Central: a CBC devotional by: Pastor Alan Rietberg In New York’s Hayden Planetarium a special Christmas holiday show was enhanced by an added feature. A giant lollipop tree was Continue reading

  • The Power of Prayer

    Challenge Central: a CBC devotional by: Anonymous Sometimes in my lack of faith, I wonder if God is listening to my prayers. There are seemingly unselfish things that I have Continue reading

  • The Golden Calves in Our Lives

    Challenge Central: a CBC devotional by: Alicia Clarke Commandment #1: “You shall have no other gods before Me.” (Exodus 20:3) Commandment #2: “You shall not make for yourself a carved Continue reading

  • Foxholes & Followers

    Challenge Central: a CBC devotional by: Pastor Lars Janssen Jesus once told a potential follower, “Foxes have holes, and birds of the air have nests, but the Son of Man Continue reading