Christian Decision Making: A Lesson from Disney

Despite the title of this post, I really do try to avoid taking spiritual lessons from Disney movies but I’ll make an exception for this one. In Disney’s The Lion King, the climactic moment comes as Simba is confronted by a choice: continue to run from his responsibility as the rightful king or return to […]

Jesus’ Resurrection Changes Everything

I finished up a sermon series through the Gospel of Matthew this morning, Easter morning, with a look at chapter 28. The church I serve and I have walked together through Matthew and we’ve seen Jesus change everything. He changes our expectations of who God can use by having a family tree that would make most mobsters […]

Church: An “It” Or A “Them”?

They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching, to the fellowship, to the breaking of bread, and to prayer. Everyone was filled with awe, and many wonders and signs were being performed through the apostles. Now all the believers were together and held all things in common. They sold their possessions and property and distributed the proceeds to all, […]