Pastor’s articles

Awesome Verses-Romans 8:28

Romans 8:28 “And we know that God causes all things to work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to His purpose.” About this verse: One of the most encouraging chapters in the Bible is Romans 8.  It answers the question: Who or what can separate us from […]

Awesome verses- John 3:16

John 3:16- “For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish, but have eternal life. Yep, I had to include this one.  Probably one of the most well-known verses out there, except for “Judge not” which people who are in some sort of […]

Awesome verses: 1 Corinthians 10:31

If you are looking for some inspiring and life-changing verses from Scripture, ones that are great for adding purpose to your life, let me suggest the following and why. First let me say that all Scripture is awesome and inspiring, and all of it “is inspired by God and useful for correction and teaching that […]

Balance the key to fatherhood

As the kids are settling down for the night, I think about being a father in the 21st century.  There are so many internal struggles like: “Am I strong and courageous for them,” versus “do I model dependency on Christ as my strength and encouragement.”  Another struggle is: “I need to be a hard-working, 9 […]

Outreach is as easy as S-A-F

Recently, I read a strategy for reaching out to the folks in our community using the S-A-F principle. S-stands for stranger  A-stands for acquaintance  and F-stands for friend. The principle teaches you to move the people in your sphere of influence from “strangers to acquaintances and then to friends.”  Once you have made a friend, […]

Do you know the way to God?

The most important question you will ever answer is “do I really know God?” Knowing God and being known by God is why you were created. This involves looking at creation and figuring out “hey, all this didn’t happen by chance, there must be a designer to all this beautiful world.” Jesus taught that the […]