Past Your Past
on August 31st, 2020
“Therefore, there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus” Romans 8:1 This past Sunday we kicked off a new sermon series teaching how to overcome condemnation. If you polled people, most would say they struggle from time to time with a form of condemnation called self-condemnation.Self-condemnation is being unable to let go of a past sin and our anguish over something we did a lon...
Sending Your Kid To School
on August 24th, 2020
By faith Moses, when he was born, was hidden three months by his parents, because they saw he was a beautiful child; and they were not afraid of the king’s command. Hebrews 11:23 Children all across our country are returning to school in a variety of ways. Some have opted to return to school virtually, while others are returning to in-person. I watched as a dropped my own daughter off at school as...
on August 16th, 2020
O God, You are my God;Early will I seek You;Psalm 63:1 B—e—e—p B—e—e—p B—e—e—p screeched the alarm clock. What are you putting first in your day after the alarm clock goes off and you wake up? What is the first thing you give your attention to when you wake up?If you are like I used to be, I would immediately grab my phone to check emails, view notifications, text messages, and be caught up with n...
Slay Your Giant
on August 10th, 2020
“for the battle is the Lord’s, and he will give all of you into our hands” 1 Samuel 17:47This past Sunday I taught on the Biblical event and story of David and Goliath. As I was studying this text, God gave me some fresh revelation concerning David and the giant named Goliath.Many of you are fighting the biggest giant you’ve ever faced. You feel overwhelmed by all we've had to grappled with during...
PLUGGED IN PARENTS
on August 6th, 2020
“Pay careful attention, then, to how you live—not as unwise people but as wise—making the most of the time, because the days are evil. So don’t be foolish, but understand what the Lord’s will is” Ephesians 5:15-17 What’s the first thing you do when you wake up in the morning? Make coffee? Get the milk out of the box? Hop in the shower? Hit the snooze button?Those are all good answers. But for teen...