• #whyIbelieve: Monica

    If you want to contribute to this series and share your story, please email me at pastorjosephyoo(@)gmail(.)com, without the parentheses. I believe that God exists because in order for things, like the chair in front of me, to exist there must have been a creator. In the same way, in order for me to exist,… Continue Reading

  • Merry Christmas

    In a little bit, this sanctuary will be filled with voices, laughter, singing, greetings — it’ll be filled with life. And when the people gather, my prayer is that hope, peace, joy, love, and grace are palpable. But for now, it’s just me. Alone. This quaint sanctuary seems so big right now. And so peaceful.… Continue Reading

  • #whyIbelieve: Jerad

    If you want to contribute to this series and share your story, please email me at pastorjosephyoo(@)gmail(.)com, without the parentheses. As soon as I hit the age of reason I became an atheist. Even though I’d been raised in a church, it was clear to me that nobody who took a moment to really examine… Continue Reading

  • Glory to Arstotzka!

    I've spent countless of hours on stupid, mindless games on my iPad. I think I may be over compensating for the loss of my Playstation 3 and my reluctance to spend a boatload of money on a PS4. Though the heart covets. First, I got hooked on FTL. The game was as frustrating as it… Continue Reading

  • A Conundrum of Sorts

    As some of you may know, we’re in the process of discerning whether to adopt our foster son or not. It hasn’t been an easy topic of conversation, as we keep going back and forth on what we should do. At this point, I wouldn’t be surprised if the County makes the decision for us. But… Continue Reading

  • Marvel, DC, Church and Vision

    I’m not going to fact check what I’m going to write (here, we endearingly call that being Fox News). And I’ll probably totally mess up and write stupid, nonsensical things (we call that being CNN). Now, I’m not that well-versed of a fan boy. I know enough to make me a geek or a dork.… Continue Reading

  • #whyIbelieve: Jin

    If you want to contribute to this series and share your story, please email me at pastorjosephyoo(@)gmail(.)com, without the parentheses. Why Do I Believe? The answer now for me is because I choose to believe that the Bible is true. Granted, the caveat to the previous statement is that the best way to interpret the… Continue Reading