Everything Has It’s Place

It all started when my wife slipped in the kitchen and asked me “hey, did you see that I started storing our raisins and pretzels in glass jars?” My response was forgettable at best, not really thinking much of the switch from the packages they were bought in to moving them over to glass containers. […]

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Transformed Living

An unexpected yet absolutely necessary emphasis came to surface on part one of three during our advent series “Jesus Eternal”. The emphasis being that of trans-formative living, the question being “If Jesus is eternal, creator and sustainer of the universe, how are we to live?” Better yet “how does this truth change the way we […]

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Vices

As a church we are going through the gospel of Mark. Currently we are dealing with a man who asks a question and receives an unexpected answer from Jesus. The question “What must I do to inherit eternal life?”. Interesting question coming from a man like this. He was rich, young and a ruler, all […]

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Essential For Living

John 3:16 For God so loved the world that He gave His only Son so that whoever believes in Him shall not perish but have eternal life The bible does not excite people. Why? The sound of music, the pleasure of company, the movement on a screen, these seem to capture our attention for a […]

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The Lie of the Extraordinaire

Who though He was in the form of God, did not count equality with God a thing to be grasped   Every person in some form or fashion struggles with behaviors that call for gratification, acceptance and recognition. Besides the suggestion “your not good enough” I am not sure of the worlds purpose in it’s demands to make […]

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Capturing Moments

I have recently learned the benefit of questioning my own motives. One thing I have noticed is my obsession in capturing moments. Why am I so desperate in bringing something significant to someone’s attention with my name on it? Why am I scratching for moments that make my life look better? Why can I not simply enjoy […]

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The Power of Unbelief

Mark 6:6  “And He marveled because of their unbelief”    We know unbelief to be powerful because we know Jesus Christ to be powerful and He marveled at it. Just a few chapters prior to this in Mark we have seen Jesus as one who has authority over nature, over evil and over sickness and […]

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