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Living My Faith

God loves a cheerful giver

The other day my eight-year-old and I were playing driveway volleyball when we saw our elderly neighbor. She was standing in front of her…

Bible 101

To forgive or not to forgive: A case study

Two men. One an Old Testament prophet, chosen by God to preach repentance and mercy to a tough crowd. One a New Testament believer,…

Life’s Challenges

Decide to love your life

I’m ashamed to admit that I’ve done my share of complaining about my life. It’s not too hard, you know, to find things to…

Living My Faith

Towel animals (aka, Jesus serves)

You know the service is good when housekeeping turns your bathroom towel into a sloth.  My extended family took a cruise recently and were…

Living My Faith

The Israelites aren’t the only ones with a problem

Raise your hand if you’ve ever thought the children of Israel were pathetic. Me too. I mean, really people, God brought down supernatural plagues…

Living My Faith

The sum of our lives

I don’t think I’m clinically depressed because I only feel sad in months that have an “r” in their names. I think it relates…

Life’s Challenges

The prayer of a struggling believer

Father, I’m struggling right now. My heart is heavy, and I don’t even fully understand what I’m feeling. I know I’ve messed up. I’ve…

Living My Faith

How Do You Handle Success?

Do you let your success and work become your identity?

Living My Faith

How You Can Make an Impact: Without Huge Dollar Signs

Do you need to have a huge bank account in order to have a huge impact?

Friends & Family

The church is people

People can be forgiven for thinking of the church as real estate or buildings. After all, those are seemingly the most permanent features of…

Who is God?

Answering Skeptics: Why Does God Demand We Worship Him?

Is God so insecure that he needs our worship and praise? Is his love language affirmation and praise? To understand why God demands worship, you need to understand what worship is. This week, Pastor Dave looks at questions and objections that people have when it comes to Christianity.

Living My Faith

Get Over Yourself

What gets in the way of you going to heaven? Not your mistakes and sins; otherwise, who would go to heaven? Instead, Pastor Mike says that the biggest barrier to spiritual maturity and heaven is . . . being stupid. Explore with Pastor Mike in this message how we are to receive the people and help that God sends us so that we don’t become proverbial fools.