New Year, New Plans, New Challenges! Intro To Philippians

It’s hard to believe it but a new year has arrived!  I remember as a boy when I would think about the year 2000, I was just sure life would look like the Jetson’s cartoon from my childhood, with hover cars, and jetpacks…it seemed so far away, but here we are in the year 2022!  All joking aside, there is something pretty special about a New Year isn’t there?  It’s a time to think through new beginnings and . . . Read More »

Inviting The Holy Spirit Into All Of It

So today we continue our big Christmas series and I have to tell you I’m really excited for what we are going to get into today because we are going to really be addressing something that is so important to us as Christians and I will go as far as to say that it’s an area that we all have challenges in one way or another.  We are going to take something really spiritual, namely the Holy Spirit . . . Read More »

You CAN Handle The Truth

Good morning! I’m mostly recovered from our youth retreat from this past weekend and I’m excited to be talking with you today! We’re into this series now called My Story, and hopefully you’ve gotten the gist that through this series, we are hoping to show you that as your story is being written, you’re going to have competing decisions to make in your life, and each of those decisions, whether good or bad, will become part of your . . . Read More »

Wisdom or Consequences: How Do You Learn?

Today, we want to talk directly to the younger generation. We want to share with you what we wish someone would have told us at your age. You will have to make a decision that will have huge implications in your life. This one decision will determine if you will have a life of success and joy or a life of pain and struggle. Sam and I have been walking through the book called the ‘Divine Mentor’ and . . . Read More »

Did Someone Call Me an Idiot?

Do you know what happens when you drink a soda? Let’s walk through it. In the first 10 minutes after you drink a soda, you would normally vomit because of how sweet it is. But, you don’t, because they put an acid into the soda to offset vomiting. In 20 minutes, your blood sugar spikes causing insulin in your body to burst. Your liver then turns all the sugar hitting your body into fat. In 40 minutes, the . . . Read More »