Blog Archives

Jul 14, 2021 08:00am

Rescue: It’s What Christians Do

Sometimes God sends people to dust us off and carry us back to Jesus and his living water.

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Jul 05, 2021 08:00am

No Small Print, No Exclusions

Let’s not complicate salvation: There are no exceptions to who can receive it.

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Jul 02, 2021 08:00am

Let Your Life Tell the Story

Do your actions, words, and choices tell the greatest story ever told of grace and mercy?

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Jun 30, 2021 08:00am

Are You Praying For Spirit-led Conviction?

Does your church pray for the Holy Spirit to call souls to Christ?

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Jun 27, 2021 08:00am

How Then Do We Live in a Divisive Culture

Being in the world but not of it means we have to communicate with enemies of Christ.

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Jun 26, 2021 08:00am

3 Ways to Be an Effective Witness

When there’s an opportunity, don’t blow the chance to share your life-changing story.

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Jun 25, 2021 08:00am

8 Christian Virtues in Peter’s Last Words

To be a fruitful, effective, and mature Christian, there are certain steps that must be taken.

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Jun 22, 2021 08:00am

The Old You vs. The New You

Don’t try to make up for your old life, just focus on the one who makes all things new.

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Jun 21, 2021 08:00am

5 Judgement-Free Ways to Love the Lost

What would you do if you witnessed injustice, judgement and hypocrisy?

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Jun 16, 2021 13:05pm

Worldly Acclaim is Noise and Nonsense

Worldly achievements mean nothing, but how you lived for Christ means gaining the whole world.

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Jun 14, 2021 14:03pm

Heaven is NOT an Achievement

You can’t earn it because you don’t deserve it, so just accept it and be changed forever.

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Jun 10, 2021 08:00am

Most Important Question of Your Life

There’s nothing a human can do to enter heaven. It’s just a gift you willingly accept.

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Jun 09, 2021 17:00pm

Family Reunion

God, rich in love and mercy, wants you to come to Him and surrender what you have been holding onto.

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Jun 07, 2021 08:00am

Yes, You CAN Have Faith That Moves Mountains

A life of fulfillment starts and ends with the decision of your life: following Jesus.

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Jun 06, 2021 08:00am

What the Televangelists Don’t Tell You

They’re right. You can receive health and wealth, but not by following a rule book.

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Jun 05, 2021 08:00am

Who? What? When? Where? Why? How?

Paul made sure his message was clear to believers: Spreading the gospel is up to you.

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Jun 04, 2021 08:00am

Spreading Jesus vs. Spreading Opinions

Non-believers will only want what we have if they see fruits of the Spirit in us.

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Jun 01, 2021 08:00am

If You’re a Christian, You’re a Missionary

Leaving, embracing and invading is exactly what Jesus did, and we should do as well.

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May 06, 2021 08:00am

What it Really Means to Preach

Preaching is a weighty task because by definition the preacher communicates on behalf of God.

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Apr 28, 2021 17:00pm

Sit at the table

We might be rough, but despite our brokenness, God still chooses to use us.

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Apr 26, 2021 08:00am

5 Reasons the Gospel Needs Strong Language

Accepting Christ is necessary, but it is not the full picture.

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Apr 25, 2021 08:00am

How to Have a Loving Confrontation

Biblical confrontation is important and necessary, but it must be motivated by love.

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Apr 23, 2021 08:00am

7 Steps to Determine Your Church’s Vision – Part Two

A vision statement should reflect your current ministries and the ministries you intend to implement.

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Apr 20, 2021 08:00am

Which Cross Do You Carry?

The cross meant pain and agony, but now it means hope, peace, and life.

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Apr 19, 2021 08:00am

5 Ways to Evaluate Your Church’s Operating Systems

Systems need to be values driven, mission directed, vision focused then strategy accomplished.

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Apr 12, 2021 17:00pm

Ripple Effect

Examine your life – your words, your actions, your intentions and commit them to the Lord.

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Apr 10, 2021 02:15am

Lessons From Covid and Losing the Sense of Taste

How will people know Jesus, the light of the world, if we hide that light.

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Mar 31, 2021 17:00pm

Weighing the Cost

There are things we must give up in order to follow Jesus.

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Mar 29, 2021 08:00am

The Cost of Making Disciples

Disciple making is a commitment to open up your life to another person.

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Mar 23, 2021 08:00am

What Does Jesus Want Your Church to Do?

Christ is the ultimate seeker. He seeks and saves the lost.

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Mar 22, 2021 17:00pm

A Final Resting Place

Jesus knew there was a high price to secure your final resting place, and paid it.

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Mar 21, 2021 08:00am

Passing the Baton: A Smooth Pastor Transition

A successful transition depends on much prayer, preparation, planning, a process, and it is the work of God.

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Feb 17, 2021 08:00am

Church Planting is a Lot Like Surfing

I’m not sure there’s a difference between surfing and being a part of a church plant.

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Feb 13, 2021 08:00am

When God Attends Summer Camp

Summer camp is more than just water games and bunk beds; It can be a life changer.

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Jan 28, 2021 08:00am

Who is the GOAT according to Jesus?

Achieving earthly greatness is meaningless according to the greatest in heaven.

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Jan 21, 2021 08:00am

Inclusivity and Woke-ness in America

Instead of going overboard with inclusion in our culture, why don’t we love inclusively?

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Jan 13, 2021 08:00am

Hopelessness Was Due to the God-Sized Hole in His Heart

His story is no different from yours if your life seems meaningless and hopeless.

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Jan 12, 2021 08:00am

Being Redeemed and Choosing Life

The Greatest Love Story of all time is beautifully portrayed in the Bible through Rulth.

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Jan 07, 2021 08:00am

How to Have a No-Regrets 2021

Don’t spend your life running from Jesus, who is the Truth and our only source of hope.

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Jan 05, 2021 08:00am

What God Can Do With a Broken Screen Door

Renovating is all the rage, but God has been in the renewal business since time began.

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Dec 14, 2020 08:00am

What is the Story We Should be Telling? Part Three

As we tell our changed-life stories, do we focus on what we did or what Jesus did?

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Dec 13, 2020 08:00am

What is Grace? God’s Love When You Mess Up

When we accept the incredible gift of grace, we can see the freedom Christ came to give us.

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Dec 12, 2020 08:00am

It’s Messy, But It’s My Story

I did all the right things and was a relatively “good” kid, but I knew I was missing something.

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Dec 07, 2020 08:00am

Are We Telling His Story Through Our Actions? Part Two

Do our actions point others to who Jesus is and his power to save?

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Dec 05, 2020 08:00am

Christmas, Advent, and Jesus

When God sent his Son to earth, he said everything he wanted to say to the world.

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Dec 04, 2020 12:59pm

God’s Promises Fulfilled in Immanuel

God’s promise of giving us a Son as a Savior is a beautifully consistent note that reverberates throughout the entirety […]

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Dec 02, 2020 08:00am

Here’s What Peter Says to Discouraged Pastors

God has given you stewardship of your church, but willingness to follow is not up to you.

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Nov 30, 2020 08:00am

Do You Love to Tell the Story? Part One

Do your words point to Jesus or do they carelessly divide the body of Christ?

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Nov 29, 2020 08:00am

Peace is not an Empty Promise but a Guarantee

Today’s chaos is similar to the circumstances surrounding Jesus’ birth, but God . . .

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Nov 10, 2020 08:00am

Where Has All the Compassion Gone?

Religion is often self-centered, but God calls us to be others-centered.

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