Sunday, May 12, 2019: Are You Ever Tired After Church?

May 9, 2019 // 0 Comments

“Whoever finds his life will lose it, and whoever loses his life for my sake will find it.” (Matthew 10:39) J. Oswald Sanders once said, “Mediocrity is the result of never getting tired.”  Yet you cannot follow Jesus without getting tired. Therefore discipleship to Him and mediocrity cannot co-exist. Why? Because (Read More)

Sunday, May 05, 2019: The Archenemy of Life with God

May 2, 2019 // 0 Comments

Draw near to God, and he will draw near to you. Cleanse your hands, you sinners, and purify your hearts, you double-minded. (James 4:8) The goal of life with God is more—more of His presence, more of His love, more of Him. The antithesis of this goal is double-mindedness. At the heart of a double-minded person is a fragmented self—a self that (Read More)

Sunday, April 28, 2019: Jesus Changes How We See the World

April 25, 2019 // 0 Comments

And when [Jesus] drew near and saw the city, he wept over it… (Luke 19:41) Following His triumphal entry into Jerusalem, Jesus saw the city and wept, saying of its inhabitants, “…you did not know the time of your visitation” (v. 44). Jesus lamented when He saw Jerusalem because He knew that ultimately the people would not (Read More)

Sunday, April 07, 2019: The Surprising Thing About God’s Glory

April 4, 2019 // 0 Comments

The LORD passed before him and proclaimed, “The LORD, the LORD, a God merciful and gracious, slow to anger, and abounding in steadfast love and faithfulness, keeping steadfast love for thousands, forgiving iniquity and transgression and sin, but who will by no means clear the guilty, visiting the iniquity of the fathers on the children and the (Read More)

Sunday, March 24, 2019: How You Walk out of Church Matters

March 21, 2019 // 0 Comments

Let us press on to know the LORD…What shall I do with you, O Judah? Your love is like a morning cloud, like the dew that goes early away. (Hosea 6:3–4) Living in a world of constant distraction, we often lack resolve to press on toward knowing Jesus more. Twentieth-century preacher Martyn Lloyd-Jones referred to this lack of resolve as (Read More)

Sunday, March 17, 2019: A Church That Will Never Be Moved

March 13, 2019 // 0 Comments

O LORD, who shall sojourn in your tent? Who shall dwell on your holy hill? He who walks blamelessly and does what is right and speaks truth in his heart; who does not slander with his tongue and does no evil to his neighbor, nor takes up a reproach against his friend; in whose eyes a vile person is despised, but who honors those who fear the LORD; (Read More)