A few quotes from my morning reading

From-John Henry Jowett “The Secret of Peace and Goodwill” Preached December 25th, 1918. “If only we would give glory to God in the highest, peace on earth is sure, and goodwill among men is secured.” “And what sort of relationship does Jesus Christ demand when He speaks to the souls of men? There is no […]

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God is big. He does not exist to make me happy. He does not need me. In fact he would be just as holy and glorious without me. Where does that leave me? As Paul would say it… rubbish. The great fallacy of the modern church is that it is a “me” centered church. Worship […]

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1.2 Church Scoreboard

There it is on the back wall of every church, the sacred cow that every church lives and dies by. It is the scoreboard of all scoreboards… Attendance Today- Attendance Last Year- Offering. As churches this is how we measure success “Are we growing“, “are we making budget“.Before I get to far into this, I […]

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1.1 In Search of the Harvest

Then he said to his disciples, “The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few; therefore pray earnestly to the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest.” Mathew 9:37-38 Look up. Do you see the harvest? Honestly do you see it? I can picture peter looking around trying to imagine what […]

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Would Jesus Watch American Idol?

Recently my wife and I have been on a journey. We have been taking a journey in trying to understand holiness. A few months back, I read a book “Worldliness” by C.J. Mahaney. In this book I became severely convicted about my television habits. Up until I read this book I was watching family friendly […]

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A Plate Full of Humility

Luke 17:1-107 “Will any one of you who has a servant plowing or keeping sheep say to him when he has come in from the field, ‘Come at once and recline at table’? 8 Will he not rather say to him, ‘Prepare supper for me, and dress properly, and serve me while I eat and […]

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