The God Dream

For the past seven months, I’ve had the privilege of working with the leadership team of our church to create what we’ve come to refer to as “The God Dream.” Having not had a specified vision for quite sometime, we sat down and read Will Mancini’s God Dreams. Using the templates in the book and … More The God Dream

Three Biblical Words to Know and Be Changed By (Ebenezer)

When I was growing up in church, I was confused every time we sang the phrase “Here I raise my Ebenezer” in the song Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing. Seriously, the only reference I had in my youth was Scrooge, but I knew that wasn’t the connection. Ebenezer actually means “stone of help.” In 1 … More Three Biblical Words to Know and Be Changed By (Ebenezer)

Three Biblical Words to Know and Be Changed By (Atonement)

“This is love: not that we loved God, but that He loved us and sent His Son as an atoning sacrifice for our sins” (1 John 4:10). To atone for means to be a sacrifice that stands in the place of another, and thus wipes out ones sins, forgiving them entirely. In this case, Christ … More Three Biblical Words to Know and Be Changed By (Atonement)

The Value of Faith

God has taught me recently that there are certain things which are only obtained through faith – and they need to come through faith (even if suffering is involved) because faith has great value. As you read this post, I’d like you to consider, “What is it in my life that God can only achieve through … More The Value of Faith

Advent Resources!

Christmas can be an amazing time of year to grow in our relationship with Jesus, but if we don’t approach it with intentionality, the entire Advent season can easily get swallowed in busyness and a lack of genuine connection with Christ and others. This post is designed to provide you with resources to help you … More Advent Resources!