A Glimpse of Hope at the end of Good Friday

Its close to sundown on Good Friday and I wanted to give you a little glimpse of hope. See God brings hope to the hopeless through Jesus. So what about Jesus’s Disciples and followers when Jesus dies upon the cross? God did not leave them hopeless as I am sure they were. They did notContinue reading “A Glimpse of Hope at the end of Good Friday”

Survive and Thrive in a Crisis

My sermon on sacrificial giving from Palm Sunday. 1.  WE MUST LEARN TO BE ____________________ GIVER’S Sacrificial giving is giving beyond our means. It’s no secret that we are part of a generation known for living beyond our means. A.    Holy Week is all about sacrificial giving. ·      Jesus was our _________________________.  (1 John 2:2)  (propitiation) ·      Tetelestai means ________________________. (John 19:30)  (paid inContinue reading “Survive and Thrive in a Crisis”

The Land of Milk and Honey is Terrible

While I was teaching on Numbers 13 in my youth group the other night, I had the oddest realization that negativity flourishes no matter the evidence to the contrary. In Numbers 13:27-14:10 the Israelites are on the verge of entering the Promised Land after wandering the desert for 40 long years. So Moses sends inContinue reading “The Land of Milk and Honey is Terrible”