Jesus Will Build His Church

Jesus Will Build His Church

There is a tremendous sense of peace in knowing that Jesus will build His Church [Matt. 16:13-28]. The glorious peace is threatened by apathy and anxiety. For example, a person who doesn’t care about advancing God’s kingdom and is apathetic toward their part of the...
The Compassion of the Christ

The Compassion of the Christ

Compassion is concern for the pain of others that moves someone to action to relieve the suffering. Compassion is the most frequent expression of Jesus’ emotions. Jesus’ compassion is displayed as He taught and miraculously fed the 5,000+ and the 4,000+ [Matt. 14-15],...
Who Died and Made You Boss Over Me?

Who Died and Made You Boss Over Me?

Have you ever been in a situation where you thought, “Who died and made you boss over me?” I was in a meeting, a few months ago, with our team of core pastors. Together we oversee the spiritual leadership and direction of our church. As the founding and lead pastor...