End the Cultural Christmas War

Some followers of Jesus spend a lot of time each holiday season waging the cultural war against a “Christ-less” Christmas. We find that Black Friday shopping, Santa’s elves and other holiday staples have little to do with observing the long commemorated birth of our...

Sermon Series, “The Death of Me”

Life and living deteriorate. We don’t live in a place or space where we increasingly become stronger. We live in a world where each of us are in a process from birth, to growth, to maturation, to recession and to death. In our newness as infants, we begin a trek to...

Jesus, Born to Overcome

Jesus Christ was born for many reasons. He was born to die, to be a sacrifice for our sin, born to serve instead of being served, born to call not the righteous, but sinners. Christ was born into a world of error, brokenness and pain. This world devours us, literally...

As a Christian, Should I NOT Vote?

Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton? Which one deserves vote of Christians? Each candidate makes their case to the pockets of Christians they encounter in person, on social media or in the news. They sharpen their brands in order to appeal, at least somewhat, to those in...