Pastor Matt Ewart
Matt Ewart is a pastor at NorthCross Church in Lakeville, Minnesota. He previously served at churches in Commerce City, Colorado (Living Hope), and Tempe, Arizona (Emmanuel). He has enjoyed being a contributing author for Time of Grace devotions since 2016.
I’ve noticed something interesting that happens whenever I get a new smartphone (which isn’t all that often). As soon as it enters my possession,…
The bigger our telescopes get and the farther they can see, the bigger we realize this universe is. Every time I brush up on…
Giving to God
Two things determine a gift’s value to you: what it is and who gave it. It needs to either be a genuinely nice gift…
Free lunch tomorrow
On one occasion I saw a clever sign that a restaurant had posted in its window. It read: Free Lunch Tomorrow. There was a…
Genuine thankfulness is the byproduct of a heart that is properly aligned with God. When your thankfulness begins to slip, that’s the first warning…
Dig Into the Parable of the Sower
Watch the entire devotional series from this past week, as Pastor Matt digs into the parable of the sower and helps us understand how we can grow the seeds God has planted in us.
God Is Creating a Miracle in You
When God sows in us something he wants to grow, he’s actually doing something miraculous in us. And even better: the harvest in us is not just for us.
How to Weed out Our Worries
How do we weed out the worries of life so that what God wants to grow in our garden can thrive?
My Struggles Are Good?
We will face struggles and persecution because of the seeds of faith God has planted in us. But there are three things Pastor Matt wants us to know so that we can grow.
Don’t Give the Devil an Opportunity
What happens when we don’t confront the doubts we have about our faith? We give the devil an opportunity. Pastor Matt helps us avoid this as we continue digging into the parable of the sower.
Behind the tongue
Words are extremely powerful things. Nations have rallied together because of a single speech. Top-level leaders of huge companies have fallen because of what…
On several occasions Jesus instructed people on the issue of worry. “Do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself” (Matthew 6:34)….