What “Community” Is & Isn’t, & Why It Is Such A Challenge At Church

This fall we have started an important conversation with you, one that I think we could describe as a journey.  It’s a journey to find answers to life’s biggest and most important questions.   Questions that we all wonder about, that can weigh on us in the deepest parts of our hearts and minds.  Questions like why am I alive?  Does my life matter?  Why is life so hard?  What is the meaning of my life or what is . . . Read More »

The Importance of Purpose

Have you ever asked yourself some of the bigger questions of life?  Questions like why am I alive?  Does my life matter?  Why is life so hard?  What is the meaning of my life or what is my purpose?  Have you ever just wondered, where is God in all of this?  You know, these are the bigger questions that we all ask from time to time, and quite frankly, these are important questions to be able to answer.  . . . Read More »

The Parable of the Sheep and Goats

Welcome back everyone to our conversation on The Parables of Jesus.  It’s hard to believe but this is my last talk in this series, and I have to tell you, I’m really going to miss this series.  This series has really impacted me in many ways, but one of the things that has really hit my heart lately is just how important these Parables have been to our lives right now…just how timely each talk has been to . . . Read More »