MoCity1st Cares

GUEST POST BY REV. EDDIE HILLIARD Have you ever thought, “there must be more I can do or how can I make a difference”?  Have you ever wanted to be able to give back to your community or to instill an attitude of service in your children?  Your church is the place to find all […]

Covenant Cup 2016

A Methodist preacher decides to play hooky on a Sunday to play golf. He’s playing the best golf of his life when an angel asks God, “Are you going to let this slide? Do something!” So God says, “Watch this.” The pastor hits a 425-yard tee shot and the ball goes in the hole for […]

Dancing with the Star

Throughout the Bible, we find images that compare the relationship God desires to have with us as a dance. My favorite is found in the writings of a minor prophet, Zephaniah, when he writes, “The Lord, your God, is in your midst, a warrior who gives victory; he will rejoice over you with gladness, he […]

Builds Strong Bodies

When Jill and I eat dinner at home we find ourselves sitting on the floor around our glass coffee table. It’s not that we don’t have a nice dining room table; we simply have chosen the more relaxed and cozy setting found in our living room. This has become so much of who we are, […]


I heard a story about this guy, an avid golfer, who played a round or two of golf at least five days a week. One day his wife, tired of being a golf widow, insisted that her husband teach her how to play the game. After weeks of bickering back and forth, the husband gave […]

Love Like Jesus

Over the years, scientific study has shown that the human brain expresses only a handful of basic emotions. Some studies show as many as eleven basic emotions to as few as four. The folks who study these sorts of things claim all other emotions find their roots in one of these basic emotions. I did […]

Covenant Cup

There was this preacher who was an avid golfer. Every chance he could get; he could be found on the golf course swinging away. It was an obsession. One Sunday was a picture perfect day for golfing. The sun was shining, no clouds in the sky and the temperature was just right. The preacher was […]