Welcomed and Welcoming at Heritage

Welcomed and Welcoming at Heritage

Many years ago, I made a decision to learn to surf. I was in my early 20’s and I knew very little about what I was doing. Soon I made a friend from work who loved to surf and was quite good.  We became thick as thieves and surfed regularly. The long drives to the...
The Beatitudes: Blessed are the Poor in Spirit

The Beatitudes: Blessed are the Poor in Spirit

‘They’re called in the Scripture the Beatitudes. You know why they’re called the Beatitudes without being prestigious? Because they should be the attitudes of every believer. That’s the normal Christian life, not the abnormal Christian life. The normal Christian life...
Stop Trying to Please God

Stop Trying to Please God

Do you ever feel like you have to try to please God? Or that you must act in a certain way or perform a certain task in order to ensure your salvation? That you must attend church regularly or read Scripture or serve your local community as if your ticket to heaven...
Volunteer Spotlight: Donna Vigil

Volunteer Spotlight: Donna Vigil

Volunteer Spotlight: Donna Vigil   Volunteers are the backbone of Heritage, serving in countless ways to share the love of Christ with others!Donna and her husband, Dan, are pillars in the community of Heritage. They lead a community group, and, additionally,...
Volunteer Spotlight: Pierce Roybal

Volunteer Spotlight: Pierce Roybal

Volunteer Spotlight: Pierce Roybal   Pierce has been apart of Heritage for about two years. He joined a Communtiy Group, got baptized, and has been growing ever since. Now he’s a pillar of our church, volunteering in multiple ministries and demonstrating...
5 Steps to a Globally-Minded Family

5 Steps to a Globally-Minded Family

Encouraging our kids to see beyond themselves and outside their everyday is paramount to their development. Thinking about others on the regular and seeking to make an impact can truly form the minds of the youngest of our population. Setting a good foundation early...
The Rhythm of Rest

The Rhythm of Rest

Dear Church Family: Bruce and Sandy Wegner here. We wanted to check in with everyone to give you an update on us since our new adventure began this past June. It has been quite an emotional transition, after 3 plus decades in one place. We were filled with questioning...
Peace Be With the Philippines

Peace Be With the Philippines

Laurie Carson traveled to the Philippines this summer on a missions trip. Read Laurie’s report on the experience below! This being my 11thmissionary journey, I assumed I was realistic in my expectations. Well! It was much harder than I thought it would be with...
Conquering Fear

Conquering Fear

Fear by Tim Heinrich Once again we meet here   Looking you in the eyes Believing all your lies And buying all your handout compromise   Floating in a double-minded ocean Tossed in wind and on waves in perpetual motion   I believe and I doubt I’m safe,...
Following Jesus on Social Media

Following Jesus on Social Media

Social media is like dynamite. Both are morally neutral tools – neither good nor bad. And both are incredibly powerful, for good and bad. If you need to bust up a rock, dynamite is helpful. But if you use it carelessly, it will harm you. As will social media. Social...
The Wonder & Power of Sexual Purity

The Wonder & Power of Sexual Purity

  Almost every time I read the news there’s a story about someone whose life has been destroyed by sex. Recently, the Wall Street Journal published a story about Las Vegas casino mogul Steve Wynn claiming that dozens of employees were pressured to have sex with...