January 4, 2018

The church and the world need to see Christian people living out a real faith in a real God in a real broken world. They need to see people who don’t quit when it gets hard. People who get back up when they’re knocked down. People who are never out of the fight. That’s the practical kind of Christianity they must witness people living out. A practical Christian faith requires that we’re constantly doing two main things –Read More

December 21, 2017

How we answer three questions can actually make or break the quality of our Christian life. The three questions are: How do I understand the Gospel? How do I understand Jesus? and How do I understand the Kingdom of God (KOG)? Now, I can tell you from experience that most self-identified Christians would answer those questions something like this: The Gospel is what you need to believe in order to go to Read More

December 12, 2017

If it hasn’t happened already, very soon someone will probably ask you, “Are you ready for Christmas?” Why? Because preparations are expected. It’s Christmastime – the most wonderful time of the year! Christmastime means we’re in the church season of Advent. Did you know Advent means “coming,”and that Advent and Communion have something in common? Both Advent and Communion Read More