Accepting Sovereignty

Either God is in control…or He is not. He cannot be kind of in control…but kind of not. I meet a lot of people that struggle with how to reconcile the balance between God being sovereign, or God being swayed. They are confused on how much God is in control or how much man is in […]

FP Episode 11: A Teenager’s Faith

Session Summary: In this episode I interview an awesome teenage gal, Shylee Hall. Shylee, is an intern with us at our church and is just a great teenage girl who is living out her faith daily. We talk about not only her journey into faith, but also how we, as adults, can learn how to […]

Got Questions?

3 Things To Think About

“If I had an hour to solve a problem and my life depended on the solution, I would spend the first 55 minutes determining the proper question to ask, for once I know the proper question, I could solve the problem in less than five minutes.” ~ Einstein Questions are one of the most powerful […]

Community Cultivates Creativity

3 Questions You Need To Ask Yourself

We were created for community. In fact, community is what cultivates creativity. Even the Godhead 3-in1 Trinity shows us this principle. The Bible even shows us how we were created from community… Genesis 1:26 (NIV) Then God said, “Let us make mankind in our image, in our likeness, so that they may rule over the fish […]

FP Episode 10: Stretched

Session Summary: In this episode I talk about stretching your faith to a new level. God is not always a God of safety and security, but rather of stretching and sending. I talk about the most quoted Bible verses that, in fact, are not even Bible verses. We also dive into some great Biblical text […]

3 Ways To Battle Spiritual Discouragement…

Not long ago my youngest daughter was working on her long and short vowel sounds. As she was working on recognizing diacritical marks such as: the macron (¯), and the breve (˘) she seemed a little disturbed by the symbols. She frustratingly said, “Can we just change those symbols?” My wife told her we could not […]

3 Ways To Get Blessed Rest

Life continuously speeds up. In fact, the older you get the faster time goes…or at least our perception of it. There have been numerous studies conducted about the effect of time on our psychological and physiological energy. The truth is as each year passes by we need more recovery time. Our lives were designed to […]