I get a lot of laughs from “demotivation” posters—you know, the ones designed to look like inspirational office artwork but that instead have a…
This Is Evil’s Worst Enemy
Of course we want to stop evil dead in its tracks. But sometimes, Pastor Jon says, because of the nature of evil, there’s a better way to stop it.
How Do We Fight Evil?
Are you type A or type B when it comes to combatting evil? More important, how does God want you to approach evil?
The Sunday school story
I can’t remember her name, but I’ll never forget what she taught me in that musty church basement. We started with Jesus stories and…
Does God Really Use Evil?
We are so quick to divide the world into good and evil. We’re also quick to assume God will do the same thing. Instead, Pastor Jon says, God’s doing something seemingly strange with the evil in our world.
Should you name your kid after a killer?
I normally wouldn’t recommend naming your kid after the woman who murdered a man while he was sleeping. But when I met one of…
Church jargon: Latin terms
If you want to study music, you have to learn some Italian. Can you say adagio, andante, allegro? If you want to be a…
How Long Must We Wait for Justice?
Everything else in our world moves at lightning speed. Why is God’s justice against evil so slow?
Can children believe in Jesus?
Do you know what kind of people really impress Jesus? Children. Little children. Even infants. They don’t overanalyze. Their brains don’t get in the…
When the odds are against you
What are the odds that you’ll resist temptation today? Um . . . yeah. We can quickly answer that question. Despite our willing spirits,…
How to Battle Temptation
Watch the entire series from this past week as Pastor Jeremy helps us have the right approach in our daily battles against temptation.
Every business has its own jargon, i.e., insider talk that makes total sense to the old guard and is confusing and embarrassing to the…