Trust Test (Part 2)
February 5th, 2024
As we begin this 21 days of fasting and prayer, I just want to send you an encouraging note. As you fast and pray, don't worry if things don't go perfectly as planned. When things don't go as desired,...
Trust Test (Part 1)
January 29th, 2024
As we come to the last week of our series, First(s) of the Year, and the beginning of our 21-day fast, I wanted to remind you of a few things:Prayer and Fasting* Decide how you will join with us in th...
Prayer and Fasting
January 22nd, 2024
As we continue through this month’s sermon series, First(s) of the Year, I want to keep a few things in front of you as we discuss prayer/fasting and giving.Have you chosen a time and a place where yo...
First(s) of the Year
January 17th, 2024
God knows we all start somewhere, and it is not as important where you are in the journey as it is that you simply start taking steps forward in growth....
Habits Take Time
January 15th, 2024
Though we were interrupted Sunday in our current series, First(s) of the Year, we will continue this coming Sunday with a focus on fasting and prayer. This month, it is likely you may feel stretched. ...
January 8th, 2024
"Lord, teach us to pray." This is the request of Jesus' first disciples, and it is meant to be ours, as well. I believe we are wired to long for something beyond us. The writer of Ecclesiastes (3:11) ...
Invite or not Invite? That is the question
December 11th, 2023
Does it make a difference if we personally invite someone to church? That is a question people often ask when considering whether or not to reach out to friends, family, and co-workers. Often, many pe...
Ezekiel is a wrap- on with Awkward Family Christmas
December 4th, 2023
Now that we have wrapped up our series on Ezekiel (I hope you were blessed and challenged by this study!) and begun our journey through Advent, I want to challenge you to be awkward this Christmas. We...
November 28th, 2023
As many of you know, Lisa and I just returned from our trip to Hyderabad, India. We were able to take part in Enoch and Stella Bylla’s wedding. What a beautiful wedding! We participated in some of the...
Ezekiel and God's Judgement
October 31st, 2023
That is often the case in the course of history. We are not in control of the times in which we are born. Some may grow up, live, and die in a period of relative peace, while others find themselves a...
When Is Jesus Coming Back?
October 10th, 2023
Yes, there are indicators in the Bible of things that will come before Jesus' return, but the reality is Christians often become so focused on those details that they miss the forest for the trees. ...
What is Repentance?
September 18th, 2023
"Repent!" That is a word reminiscent of old-time revivals when the preacher would speak of the fires of hell and call his listeners to consider their sinful ways and turn to Jesus. It is not a word of...