2020 Summer Retreat and Niagara Falls Trip

    Houghton, NY | July 27-31, 2020   Houghton College’s main campus is located in the eastern part of New York, just over an hour drive from both Rochester and Buffalo. The 1,300 acres of campus sits on the Allegheny Plateau at roughly 1,300 feet on the site of the former Caneadea Indian Reservation. The stunning outdoor setting makes it … Continue reading 2020 Summer Retreat and Niagara Falls Trip

Life’s Essential Question: Why Do Bad Things Happen?

John 9:1-7 1As Jesus was walking along, he saw a man who had been blind from birth. 2“Rabbi,” his disciples asked him, “why was this man born blind? Was it because of his own sins or his parents’ sins?” 3“It was not because of his sins or his parents’ sins,” Jesus answered. “This happened so … Continue reading Life’s Essential Question: Why Do Bad Things Happen?

Parable of the Pharisee and the Tax Collector

Luke 18:9-14 9Then Jesus told this story to some who had great confidence in their own righteousness and scorned everyone else: 10“Two men went to the Temple to pray. One was a Pharisee, and the other was a despised tax collector. 11The Pharisee stood by himself and prayed this prayer: ‘I thank you, God, that … Continue reading Parable of the Pharisee and the Tax Collector