Weekly Update 10.30.17

So are you a goat or an elf?  After yesterday’s message, I hope, if you’re a goat, you have a little more interest in theology.  If you’re an elf, then I’m sure you’re even more excited than usual!  If you missed yesterday’s sermon, you are vastly confused and need to...

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Weekly Update 10.23.17

As we come through this week, it looks like fall weather will finally be descending upon us!  As the weather gets cooler and crisper, the days get shorter.  Can you believe we turn the clocks back in less than two weeks! I love this time of year when it’s no...

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Weekly Update 10.16.17

This weekend I did the unthinkable…I became a pet owner.  To be more exact, I became a pet caretaker.  You see, my brother-in-law is a huge animal lover and has a turtle and over a dozen fish.  When he moved to Tennessee a few months ago, he had to leave...

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Weekly Update 10.09.17

I woke up this morning with the chorus lyrics from yesterday’s service’s second worship song.  They go… “Glory, glory, hallelujah, He threw my shackles in the sea. Glory, glory, hallelujah, Jesus is my liberty.  I’m going free!” (I’m going free (Jailbreak) by Vertical Worship) In light of our discussion yesterday on...

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Weekly Update 10.02.17

First, let me thank everyone for their prayers and support yesterday.  It was, as you can imagine, a hard morning for me but God showed up in so many ways!  I really felt His presence both personally and corporately in our worship time!  So many of you were praying for...

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Weekly Update 9.25.17

Did you know that today is three months until Christmas?!?  I know many of you are rolling your eyes at me as you read this and others are getting excited and are starting to work on their shopping lists!  I’m always amazed at how quickly the season comes around year...

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Weekly Update 9.18.17

So now what?  For the last 5 weeks, I’ve been encouraging you to invite your friends, neighbors, and family to church on September 17th.  Well today is September 18th.  The big day has come and gone.  The weather messed with us a bit but I still think we had a...

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Weekly Update 9.11.17

“Can I bring something?”  Any time we have people over to our house, they always seem to ask this question.  Many times the answer is “sure, bring dessert” because you can never have enough desserts 🙂  As you hopefully know already, this coming Sunday is National Back to Church Sunday...

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Weekly Update 8.21.17

Have you gone fishin’ lately?  Yesterday, we looked at the final chapter in the book of John and explored Jesus’ call for each of us to go fishing.  At the same time, Jesus is also calling us to take care of His sheep.  These two metaphors remind us of the...

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Weekly Update 8.14.17

It’s sad to admit but summer is quickly coming to a close.  Within the next two weeks, students will begin returning to school and the days will begin to get shorter.  The swimming pools will close down and the beaches will have no one building castles on them.  But as...

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