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Why I Stopped Looking at the Analytics

2017-01-28T17:36:08+00:00

For over a year now I have not known quite what to do with my online ministry. I’ve been blogging since 2006, but it has come with its seasons of high productivity and seasons of, “What in the world should I type next?” It was time for a change. With the help of my good [...]

Why I Stopped Looking at the Analytics 2017-01-28T17:36:08+00:00

Am I Overprotecting My Son?

2016-12-30T08:40:33+00:00

It was one of those moments when I thought I might have crossed the line from “Responsible father” to “What was I thinking?” It was Chandler’s first day skiing the real slopes. No more bunny hill. No more magic carpet. It was time for the real thing. Not only was it Chandler’s first day, but [...]

Am I Overprotecting My Son? 2016-12-30T08:40:33+00:00

What is Christmas All About? [Online video service]

2017-01-20T06:10:10+00:00

We recorded this video to be watched on December 25th, or anytime Christmas week. We hope you will enjoy joining us for this special service! Message Notes: Christmas Morning Joy I bet that if each of us shared a memorable Christmas morning of our childhood, most of us would mention a toy we received. We’d [...]

What is Christmas All About? [Online video service] 2017-01-20T06:10:10+00:00

Let There Be Light: Living My Story in the Light of My Savior [sermon 3/4]

2016-12-22T10:17:16+00:00

  Sermon Notes: [Walk out with a lamp.] For the last few week’s we’ve been in a series of sermons called, “Let There Be Light.” Our primary focus has been to understand what it means that Jesus is the light of life that has come into the world. What does that mean? If Christ is [...]

Let There Be Light: Living My Story in the Light of My Savior [sermon 3/4] 2016-12-22T10:17:16+00:00

How to get the most out of your vacation for your soul

2016-12-22T10:04:31+00:00

Christmas is here! For many of us, this means some vacation time. Hopefully you get You're probably checking in for flights or packing the car for a trip to Grandma's house. Whether you're taking a long weekend or a whole week away, there's one question worth considering: How are you preparing your soul for vacation? We spend [...]

How to get the most out of your vacation for your soul 2016-12-22T10:04:31+00:00

Let There Be Light: The Secret to True Security [sermon 2/4 in series]

2016-12-13T16:25:51+00:00

Sermon Manuscript: Good morning, let’s get right to work, please open your Bibles to the Gospel of John on page 886. I want your eyes on this passage. You can follow on YouVersion too. We are going to begin our study in the Gospel of John and understand further what Jesus meant when he said, [...]

Let There Be Light: The Secret to True Security [sermon 2/4 in series] 2016-12-13T16:25:51+00:00

5 Bible resources to put on your Christmas list

2016-12-10T22:22:54+00:00

It's Christmas time around the world and that means the Christmas wish list is filling up fast. I know my own kids are already talking about what they want for Christmas. You may have your own wish list this year. What do you want to impact your life the most this Christmas season? One of the [...]

5 Bible resources to put on your Christmas list 2016-12-10T22:22:54+00:00

5 Principles for getting to know God

2016-12-08T11:56:04+00:00

"How do I get to know God better?" I can't tell you how many times people ask me this question. Do you pray more to get to know God? Do you read the Bible more? Is there a magic formula to use to get close to God? Well, there's no magic formula, but there are some powerful [...]

5 Principles for getting to know God 2016-12-08T11:56:04+00:00

Saddle up and Stay the Course

2016-12-10T09:42:09+00:00

You have probably experienced that moment of being scared to death and needing the courage to press on. Gripped by fear or, at the very least, gripped by your desire for comfort, you delay. I wonder what Abram’s father, Terah, was experiencing in Genesis 11:31. He had fled the land of Ur, trying to get [...]

Saddle up and Stay the Course 2016-12-10T09:42:09+00:00

Let There Be Light: Darkness Gone, Glory Revealed [sermon 1 of 4 in series]

2016-12-15T13:42:36+00:00

Sermon Manuscript: If you hate being in the dark, then being in London in 1939 would not have been fun for you. Before World War Two began, London was preparing the people to stand against Germany. As things seemed to go from bad to worse, the small but powerful country of England knew [...]

Let There Be Light: Darkness Gone, Glory Revealed [sermon 1 of 4 in series] 2016-12-15T13:42:36+00:00

#WaitForIt: The Bible’s Most Famous Tweet About Your Future [sermon]

2016-12-10T09:42:50+00:00

Sermon Notes and Manuscript: Hello Mission Hills. Wow, I missed you all. There is nothing like the holidays to reunite with those you love. So, good to see you! It feels like coming home. For those of you whom I have not met, it is great to meet you. My name is Josh and I [...]

#WaitForIt: The Bible’s Most Famous Tweet About Your Future [sermon] 2016-12-10T09:42:50+00:00
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