What Our Greatest Fear Ought To Be

I open up my iPad often to overlook the background image. The same image I’ve had for the past three years. The backdrop simply says: Do Work That Matters! It’s all too easy to get lost in the social stream, scrolling […]

Kardia – Heart

I was prompted to dig deeper as I looked at todays verse of the day on www.biblegateway.com Romans 10:9-10 “If you declare with your mouth, “Jesus is Lord,” and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, […]

Mirrors – The Revelation of Grace

I’ve come to a realization: How I look at myself in the mirror impacts the way I enjoy my day. But let’s rewind a little bit to last week. I was at the YMCA doing my thing. There are three […]

Is Information The Universal Religion?

In the past 20 years our world has changed in ways we couldn’t have imagined. We live in what has been called the ‘Information Age.’ The amount of information in the world is growing at about 53% per year. We […]

A Merciless Nobody – Pastor Anthony

1 Peter 2:9-10 9 But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s special possession, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light. 10 Once you were […]

Mona Lisa – Pastor Anthony

Scripture: 1 Peter 1:6-9 & Isaiah 36:18-20 Let’s go to New York City and see Van Gogh’s Starry Night. We could then fly to Paris and see Leonardo’s Mona Lisa and some of Claude Monet’s Water Lilies. Skyline to Madrid […]

Brackish Faith – Pastor Anthony

Scripture: James 3:6-12 Observation: Our tongue is destructive. The words we say have the power to consume and destroy. The corruptness of our nature is most easily seen in our words. The words we say are not just indicative of […]

Show Me Faith – Pastor Anthony

Scripture: James 2:14-17, 24 Observation: Just like James 1- ‘If a person claims to be religious and does not keep a tight rein in on their tongue, their religion is useless.’ James is making a convincing argument that our Faith […]

Profess-In-All- (Professional) – Pastor Anthony

Scripture: James 1:26-27 & 22 Observation: James is making the push for whole life impacting faith. he is saying, ‘Quit wasting time in religious activity and start getting real with a faith that will change your life and impact those […]

Public Blood Bath – Pastor Anthony –

Scripture: Hebrews 13:11-13 Observation/application: The author was writing within the context of a people who were born in Law and where the ‘temple’ was the central physical place of worship – the synagogue being the local place. It was time […]