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How to Overcome Entropy

We have marched our way into March and the “fresh-out-of-the-box” feeling is beginning to wear off of 2017. In every facet of our world nothing new ever stays new. Entropy is not our greatest enemy, but it is one of life’s heaviest...

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What Causes Wars Among You

Last week we kicked off our We > Me series and discussed the power of Christian Fellowship. We saw in the book of Acts how the first church consistently devoted themselves to the apostles’ doctrine, fellowship, breaking of...

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We'd Like to Hear from You

Our pastors would like to hear from everyone who has a testimony to share about what God has done in your life, or through you during the season of Fast, Pray, Share we just concluded. I let go of a few things in my life during this ...

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The Plans, Purpose and Promises of God

My message this Sunday is called, “The Plans, Purpose and Promises of God” from Jeremiah 29:11-12, Romans 8:28-30, and Hebrews 10:35-39. I'll use these scriptures to illustrate simple and important points in this message. We don't destroy God's plan and...

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Understanding Our Spheres of Influence and Responsibility

Our hearts ache in the aftermath of the shootings in San Bernardino. It is hard to imagine the grief of the families who have lost their loved ones in this tragedy. Let's pray for those families. Let's pray for ...

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Growing into the Fullness of Christ

My message this Sunday is called “Growing into the Fullness of Christ” from Ephesians 4:11-16. In this passage the Apostle Paul teaches believers how to grow in spiritual maturity. We need to receive ministry from those gifted to be apostles, prophets, ...

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Developing Your Full Potential in Christ

Kristina and I just returned from a fruitful trip to Belize and Honduras. I'll try to weave a few stories from our adventures into my next few messages. This weekend I will be speaking from Matthew 25:13-30 on “Developing Your Full Potential in Christ.” God ...

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The Lord's Desire for Every Disciple

My message this weekend is called, “The Lord's Desire for Every Disciple” from Ephesians 4 and John 14. I have never heard a parent say, “I just want to have babies.” People who have children want their children to grow into healthy, mature adults....

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The Battle to Enter the Kingdom of God

My message to Living Streams this weekend is called “The Battle to Enter the Kingdom of God” from Luke 16:1-18, with a special emphasis on Luke 16:16. In this chapter, Jesus gives us insights into how to build our friendships strategically. He talk...

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God's Heart for the Lost

My message to Living Streams this weekend is called, “God's Heart for the Lost” from Luke 15. In this chapter Jesus uses three different parables to illustrate the joy God has when one of his children repents and returns to Him. In the parable of the lost sheep, the...

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