Here’s the graphic for the new series beginning the weekend after Easter at Ashworth Road. I’m very excited about it and can’t wait to begin sharing more about it next week!
Month: March 2010
A Word to Those Who Lack Faith (part 2)
Last week I was honored to speak at a memorial service. The room was full and many offered meaningful words and shared memorable stories. As people processed by the casket, I stood at the door and greeted people as they departed the room. One of those toward the end of the line gripped my hand…
A Word to Those Who Lack Faith
A study released last week revealed that cancer will likely overtake heart disease as the number one cause of death in the world in 2010. The most complete statistical data on leading causes of death I could find were located at the Center for Disease Control and Prevention web site. According to the CDC, the…
Be sure to worship with the people of God this weekend!
How Will You Die?
This weekend I’m beginning my talk with a very important question: How will you die? I assume you will take that question to mean, “What will be the cause of my death?”…as in an accident, disease, or natural causes. But that’s not what I mean. What I mean is, “How will you face death when…
The Achievement of the Cross in Colossians
Last weekend I spoke on Jesus’ sixth statement from the cross, “It is finished” (John 19:30). After presenting a bit of word study, I spent the rest of the message focusing on the implications of the finished work of Christ on the cross according to the Apostle Paul in his letter to the Colossian church….
Glenn Beck, FRC Shift Aim From ‘Social Justice’ to Jim Wallis
Same song, second verse. Glenn Beck, FRC Shift Aim From ‘Social Justice’ to Jim Wallis Christianity Today A Magazine of Evangelical Conviction
Already Gone: Why You Kids will Quit Church and What You Can Do About It by Ken Ham and Britt Reemer A recent study was conducted regarding the decline of churches in Great Britain. As of 2003, a mere 2.5% of the population attended an evangelical church. Many of the houses of worship in metropolitan…
A Word to those Who feel they have Failed
At the conclusion of six grueling hours of suffering on the cross, Jesus said, “It is finished” (John 19:30). At first glance it would appear that the Son of Man had failed to accomplish his mission. Jesus came to establish his kingdom on earth where God’s will is done as it is in heaven. But…
A Word to those Who are Empty
Have you ever been thirsty? When I was in high school I spent many a summer day working for farmers in the hay fields putting up hay. My fellow workers and I would trudge up and down the pastures with our hay hooks, throwing as many bales of hay as possible onto the wagon. When…