What does your day hold?
on July 6th, 2021
To the Fairview Community of Jesus Followers!What an amazing day is waiting to unfold in front of us!Yes, I know that we don't know what might happen, but we do know that the Holy Spirit is in us, we know that we are being equipped for the good works that God has prepared for us, and we know that we live with HOPE, the confidence in the promises of God!Why am I so excited about this day?Let me sha... Read More
Take Note! A new note from Tony...
on April 21st, 2021
Dear Community! We hope this letter finds you having a good day! We want to communicate with you some things we are really looking forward to… The study in Nehemiah has been extremely encouraging and challenging. We’re learning a lot about the emphasis God has placed on his glory and understanding that together, and with his strength, we can accomplish significant things for him. We also know ther... Read More
It was a great morning together!
on April 5th, 2021
We choose to trust in the truth of the resurrection! As we do that, we gain more and more understanding of what God has for us and what he has for us to be part of, and what he has for us to do! Read More
on February 19th, 2021
Many years back I got to know a person who worked at a Casey's Store as I worked near by for about a year. That was 3-4 years ago, but i would stop in on occasion and just sayHi. Today was in the area, hadnt stopped for sometime, so seemed I should stop and seethis person.I wound up spending 45 minutes talking , encouraging, and praying with the person and they said it was an ideal day for th... Read More
Sharing a miracle!
on February 5th, 2021
My miracles:I was out back pulling weeds from the garden when Don asked me to help him hold a large tree trunk with my foot so he could get a good bite with a saw. As he sawed the trunk moved slightly, for it was on a small slope. It rolled onto my foot and I was in excruciating pain! I cried and screamed to the heavens to please help me. "God help me Father. Father help me." And not much time aft... Read More
You Had Me @ Thank You
on November 24th, 2020
YOU HAVE ME @ THANK YOU……‘Father open the eyes of my heart….’We are choosing to face and walk through another day…How?By choosing to face and walk through this day with a thankful heart!Will you join us?This morning, climbing out of bed I knew there was one thing I needed to do before all else and that was to take time to thank God for the many things he has done, but also for his presence in our ... Read More
The Meat and Potatoes of Community
on October 28th, 2020
Then we come alongside someone else; it reminds us that we really are a part of something larger than ourselves. That life, that fullness of life we all desire and God's Word talks about, is best experienced with other followers doing hard work together. Isn't that the truth? Read More
Celebrating the Goodness of God
on October 18th, 2020
Celebrating the GOODNESS of GOD!Today is October 15th, 2020! It is also the day that we will celebrate that Bliss Allmoslecher has been with us for 18 years! That's right; today we celebrate Bliss' 18th Birthday! Amazing! Absolutely amazing! Happy Birthday, Bliss! You are an amazing gift from Jesus, and I can't imagine life as we know it without you!It was mid-June 2002. After a 30 day trip in Rus... Read More
on October 7th, 2020
We all live out each day, and often we miss so much of what that day has to offer. Each day is new and filled with so many different opportunities. Such as opportunities to live fully in Christ, share Him and Truth, come alongside those who are hurting and searching, listen to those around us, and to see people in the same manner that Jesus did. Sometimes we have no idea what each new day will bring, Read More
I need MORE WATER PLEASE...
on September 28th, 2020
Some thoughts from Tony...My beautiful wife and my amazing kids all say that I say this one thing! When they don’t feel well, or have a headache, or are just tired, I give them the remedy by asking this question;Have you been drinking enough water?They usually just stare at me and roll their eyes like Dad, really? You can’t be serious, Dad, you think that drinking water or drinking more water is t... Read More
How Important is it to be Together in the Church and in Your Marriage?
on September 26th, 2020
Enjoying this thing that we call fellowship or community, I believe we all took it for granted. We forgot how essential our community is and not only because it fills us with fullness but also speaks to a hurting world with the hope of Jesus. Read More
As usual God used my heart surgery to open me up to some important life lessons that I need to keep learning.
on July 28th, 2020
As usual God used my heart surgery to open me up to some important life lessons that I need to keep learning.‘I will be right there...’His name was Jesus and he was my nurse’s tech on Sunday night 3 days after my open heart surgery. Needless to say I was still hurting and needed help all night long. While I was in CVICU there was 1 nurse and 1 nurse’s tech all for me but now I was out on the regul... Read More