Is Your Faith Misdirected?

As I watched the Super Bowl last weekend, I couldn’t help but notice how often the Patriots and the Rams used misdirection on offense to fool the defense.  They did this by running a play that made it look like the ball was  going one direction so the defense ran to that side of field, only to have the quarterback … Read More

Experiencing God in 3-D

It’s been said that a man with an argument is always at the mercy of a man who has an experience.” This is true in many aspects of life and in my experience the greatest example of this in knowing God. That’s a strong claim so let me use an example to explain. In cinematography there are two main ways … Read More

Is Revival Random?

Have you ever wondered what causes revivals to occur? Is revival simply a random act that happens periodically when God gets in a revival mood or is there something we can do as Christians to bring revivals to pass? I’m starting this article with the premise that God always wants revival because it doesn’t seem consistent with His nature that … Read More

Transforming Grace!

What would you do if Jesus gave you the opportunity to transform a community?  What if I told you, He is giving you that opportunity?  The opportunity to leave a mark!   One of the things I love about the grace of God is seeing people’s lives completely transformed. This is a major part of the message we deliver at … Read More

What’s Your Pleasure?

Do you know what Eden means?  In the original language it means pleasure.  Do you know why God created man?  Revelation 4:11 “For you created all things, and they exist because you created what you pleased (NLT).” God took pleasure in creating people.  We brought God pleasure and our original state was to live in pleasure (Eden).  Does that change your … Read More

Connecting With The Heart of The Father

As I was reading through the Bible recently, I had a passage of scripture jump off the page and rock me unlike anything I have read in a long time.  The revelation God gave me was profound, I quickly begin to journal as I wanted to share with as many others as possible.  The scripture was Malachi 4:5-6 Behold, I … Read More

A New Approach To New Year’s Resolutions

There is something exciting about the New Year!  New year, fresh start, and a time of new beginnings!  Many of us set New Year’s resolutions for things we want to accomplish for the upcoming year:  get in shape, get a new job, build new relationships, and the list goes on.  A New Year is exciting because hope springs eternal!  Tragically … Read More

Hungry For More?

Have you ever asked God for something and had Him answer in such a way that you knew the answer came from Him, but you also had more questions than before you made the initial request?  In other words, He answered in such a way that caused you to hunger for more.   This isn’t unusual. Often, God answers our prayers … Read More

Building From Rest

Building from rest …. Sounds like an oxymoron, right?  Did you know that is what God has called all of us to do?  God wants you to build your life from a place of rest. A great example of this is the building of the temple discussed in 1 Chronicles 22.  God had blessed David tremendously and given him a … Read More

How God Transformed Rebellion – A Christmas Story

Did you know that God left heaven and moved into rebellion? Does this sound over the top? Does this sound sacrilegious? Well, its true. Just give me a few more paragraphs to explain myself before you call me a heretic ? Almost everyone reading this article knows that 2,000 years ago the Virgin Mary gave birth to Jesus. Almost no … Read More