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Field Notes from the Wildernesss

I’ve never thought about the wilderness much, although some might call the prairie I grew up on the wilderness compared to the big city lights of the Bay. But that never felt like the wilderness to me.  During a particularly … Continue reading

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To Those Who Long to Be Parents

By Shawnda Bolon-Wilde Ahead of the Solano Women’s Ministry discussion morning, Shawnda talks honestly about her journey with infertility.  I’m not big on Mother’s Day church services.  During those years my husband and I were trying unsuccessfully to have a … Continue reading

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A Sinner’s Response to Being Loved

By Kevin Peet I have always favored the story at the end of Luke 7, about the woman who showed love for Jesus by… well, “standing behind Him at His feet, weeping, she began to wet His feet with her … Continue reading

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The Intermediate State

As we reflect back on the Solano sermon series Heaven: The Land That Stretches Afar,  many of us have been challenged in our assumptions and received teaching on Heaven, and have given ourselves permission to enjoy imagining that land. Something that these … Continue reading

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Fasting | A Prayerful Practice

Bennett Gibson helps us prepare to fast on Good Friday Have you ever tried to fast? How hard was it to accomplish? I’ve fasted many times in my life (sometimes unsuccessfully), and I can say it’s not easy. To be … Continue reading

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Learning Rhythms of Rest

This post is a follow-up from Women’s Retreat, where we talked about how to deal with the unrest in our souls. Scripture teaches us that we are to have periods of work and rest, from the beginning when God rests … Continue reading

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Bible Reading Plans

Have trouble knowing how to read your bible? Not sure what to read next? Here are some plans and resources that might help. Continue reading

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Bill O’Brien made big coaching mistake in NFL Week 8

Bill O’Brien made big instructing mistake in NFL Week 8 The Houston Texans went into CenturyLink Field and gave the Seattle Seahawks a game for the years. Deshaun Watson was courageous, Dropping dimes on the Legion of Boom and guiding … Continue reading

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A Light from the Shadows

By Dakota Dietz A few months ago my wife Meagan and I were flying overnight to Iceland on our honeymoon. We were on a mission to catch even a moment of the famed Aurora Borealis, but God surprised us and … Continue reading

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The Unlikely Adventures of the Searchers & the Misfits

Jackie Knapp, Miguel Castuera, Laura Humphrey & the Solano Kids Solano Church is blessed with some very talented children and young people. This Christmas we wanted to create something with them that would help them communicate the meaning of Christmas in a fresh, imaginative way… … Continue reading

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