Tag Archives: humility

A Healthy Humility

Someone I know has to give an answer on a job opportunity today.  It is their dream job, but it would require them to pack up their family and move.  In their communication with me they worried that it might … Continue reading

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Things required of Christians

This morning as I was watering the plants outside the front of the church I found a cigarette butt pressed down in the soil of one of them.  It is not uncommon to find cigarette butts outside the church.  We … Continue reading

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You rarely know what’s inside

For the last month or so a crew has been putting a new roof on the church.  Over half the church had a flat roof before, and now the entire roof will be a gabled roof.  The new roof looks … Continue reading

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Nine people got saved last night

Last night our church served and provided food for people Jesus loves at the Union Rescue Mission. I love taking good food.  Last night it was turkey, gravy, biscuits, mashed potatoes, vegetables, and desserts.  I was also privileged to give … Continue reading

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Selfishly giving away everything you own

I owned a 5 speed manual transmission red 1989 Ford Aspire just like the one in the picture.  It had 60,000 miles on it when I bought it in the late 1990’s, and it got 40 miles per gallon.  I … Continue reading

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Everything that’s wrong with you…

your heart will tell you one of two things: 1.) that you don’t need His help or 2.) that He would never help you after all you’ve done. Continue reading

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Who’s responsible for a growing church?

Pastor Mark Driscoll from Mars Hill Church in Seattle has recently come under intense scrutiny for his leadership style and alleged abusive tactics.  He and some others started what is now Mars Hill in 1996.  Today they report that they … Continue reading

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