highlights live blog


Upcoming OC Marathon | May 5

April 30, 2019

Sunday, May 5 | 4:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Sunday, May 5, 2019, is the 15th Annual OC (Orange County) Marathon! Road closures and delays will begin starting at 4:00 a.m. throughout our host cities of Newport Beach, Santa Ana and Costa […]

View More

Day 11 | Advent Devotional

December 11, 2018

Interruption | Tuesday, December 11 Spiritual Practice: Lectio Divina This morning, you are invited to engage in a meditative reading of scripture in the form of the spiritual practice, lectio divina. Before you begin, spend a moment relaxing and breathing […]

View More

Day 10 | Advent Devotional

December 10, 2018

Sing | Monday, December 10 Scripture: Zephaniah 3:16-17 “On that day it shall be said to Jerusalem: “Fear not, O Zion; let not your hands grow weak. The Lord your God is in your midst, a mighty one who will […]

View More

Day 9 | Advent Devotional

December 9, 2018

Ponder | Sunday, December 9 Scripture: Luke 1:46-55 “And Mary said: ‘My soul glorifies the Lord and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior, for he has been mindful of the humble state of his servant. From now on all generations […]

View More

Day 7 | Advent Devotional

December 7, 2018

Barren | Friday, December 7 Scripture: Isaiah 11:1-3 “A shoot will come up from the stump of Jesse; from his roots, a branch will bear fruit. The Spirit of the Lord will rest on him—the Spirit of wisdom and of […]

View More

Day 6 | Advent Devotional

December 6, 2018

Expression | Thursday, December 6 Scripture: John 1:1 “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.” Of the many gifts God has given, words are among the most powerful. The ability […]

View More

Day 5 | Advent Devotional

December 5, 2018

Journey | Wednesday, December 5 Scripture: Matthew 16:24-26 Then Jesus said to his disciples, “Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me. For whoever wants to save their life will lose […]

View More

Day 4 | Advent Devotional

December 4, 2018

Reconciliation | Tuesday, December 4 Scripture: Isaiah 11:6-9 The wolf will live with the lamb, the leopard will lie down with the goat, the calf and the lion and the yearling together; and a little child will lead them. The […]

View More

Day 3 | Advent Devotional

December 3, 2018

Arrival | Monday, December 3 Scripture: John 1:4-5 In him was life, and that life was the light of all mankind. The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it. Theologian, Karl Barth once asked, “What […]

View More

Day 2 | Advent Devotional

December 2, 2018

Rend | Sunday, December 2 Scripture: Isaiah 64:1-2 Oh, that you would rend the heavens and come down, that the mountains would tremble before you! As when fire sets twigs ablaze and causes water to boil, come down to make […]

View More