Connection vs Task
on October 10th, 2021
I recently preached at our home church in Delaware. Thank you, as I know many of you were praying for me. At the heart of my message was a contrast of two words, connection versus task. Most of us have a natural bent towards one or the other.
on August 2nd, 2021
We are praising God that many of the protocols we have been under are now being relaxed so that we can once again begin to meet for in-person gatherings. It’s been so good for our souls.
on June 1st, 2021
Jesus claims that infinite joy or joy in fullness is found only in Him. Specifically, joy is found abiding or remaining in Him. There also seems to be something else that is synonymous to abiding in Jesus - obedience.
on April 1st, 2021
In this pandemic, many people long for certainty, but feel like they’re left alone to struggle through the uncertainty of this desert. People have lost family members, friends, jobs and maybe even hope.
How to Love
on March 17th, 2021
The parable that Jesus uses to answer this question doesn’t really address what type of people we should love. Instead, it addresses the bigger issue which is are we the type of people who love others?
What Does God Want From You?
on February 7th, 2021
Our view of what God is like and our assumptions about what he wants or expects from us will determine how we interact with him and whether or not we will fully devote ourselves to a relationship with him.
What Are You Building Your Life On?
on February 2nd, 2021
Many of us often think about Christianity in terms of those who believe and those who don’t believe. But Jesus often taught about something that is not quite as clear as believers and nonbelievers.
on February 1st, 2021
One consequence of the coronavirus was that it caused us to alter how we cultivated relationships. We are trading in-person relationships to having them on Zoom. Being on a computer and in-person are not the same thing. We need face-to-face relationship.
on January 21st, 2021
The message being delivered here is subversive and shocking! Everyone knows that a crucified King is a failed King. However, Mark brilliantly displays how Jesus’ moment of apparent defeat was actually a moment of his ultimate triumph.
Noah's Ark and God's Regret
on January 5th, 2021
Perhaps there is nothing that we overlook more than how much our bad decisions hurt the heart of God. In Genesis 6, we see that God is suffering on account of the sins of man.
2021 Bible Reading Plan
on December 20th, 2020
This plan takes you through the entire bible in one year. You will read two chapters from the Old Testament and one chapter from the New Testament each weekday. And you will read from the Old Testament and the Psalms each weekend.
There's Too Much Noise Right Now
on June 3rd, 2020
We live in an age of talking points and tweets where everyone has an opinion that they feel everyone else should know about. We have become quicker to speak than any other generation before us. And when everyone has something to say, nobody feels heard.