9/28/2016 Message: Teaching Like No Other

Teach with Authority This week we posed a simple question to our students: what makes someone 'authoritative' when they teach?  After we got past explaining what 'authoritative' means, the group came up with a few key characteristics of someone who speaks and teaches with authority: The teacher knows the material they…

8/6/2014 Message: What Is Your Ministry?

[caption id="attachment_144" align="alignright" width="300"] We all have a ministry; that's just part of being a follower of Christ. The question is this: what does my ministry look like?[/caption] Twice in the Bible it is written that Jesus fed large groups of people with only a few loaves of bread and…

Talk Is Cheap: Act Your Character

[caption id="attachment_136" align="alignright" width="300"] Do we base our character on principle or do we fold to the other idols in our lives?[/caption] Being principled is a lot easier to talk about than it is to do, especially when things get personal. Recently, I was taking some training that involved capture…