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What Did You Expect? Marriage Conference

What Did You Expect?: Redeeming the Realities of MarriageA live conference with Paul David Tripp The battle to strengthen, encourage and repair the marriages in our churches... Read More

Did You Have Fun?

I have served as a youth pastor for just over five years. If you are or have ever been in youth ministry, you’ve heard this line before, “Did you have... Read More

The Preacher’s Occupational Hazard

I confess that, as a preacher, my heart often feels like a pinball bouncing between the bumpers of discouragement and pride.  One day I can feel overwhelmed by the task... Read More

Why Doctrine Matters

A 3-legged stool – 1 leg ≠ a stool “When you stand before God at the end, He’s not going to give you a doctrine test, He’s going to ask you what you... Read More

The Call to Keep Going

For any Christian, these words of Paul should stop us in our tracks: “But I do not account my life of any value nor as precious to myself, if only I may finish my course... Read More

Sam Smith, Tom Petty & Gospel Ministry

Sam Smith is the ordinary sounding name of the extraordinary sounding 22-year old singer from the UK. Smith cleaned up at the Grammy’s this year, winning four of the... Read More

Make Us Dangerous

“God, keep us safe.” How often is this our prayer? Every week our elders pray with people after our worship gathering and most of the prayer requests are along... Read More

Worship While You Preach

“Declare his glory among the nations, his marvelous works among all the peoples! For great is the Lord, and greatly to be praised; he is to be feared above all... Read More

Christ and the Law

The Triumph of Grace Over Effort I’ve always loved the book of Galatians.  There are few other books in the bible that demonstrate so clearly the disparity between... Read More

Vaccination On The Playground

The Playground I still remember the day I had my front tooth punched in. Playing soccer, I humiliated another boy with unsportsmanlike showboating. He took exception and... Read More