In the month of November, First Christian delivered a series called “Thankful4,” and I had a chance to preach on one of the few things a Christian can ALWAYS be thankful for. Continue reading
The Greatest of These Is… Hope?
Love gets a lot of attention these days. Whether it’s making sure we understand that our pets are family, the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach, or even trying to give Love some love, we …love… to throw around the l-word.
And why not? There’s even some scriptural support for such love-love. Paul does seem to rate the three “Christian virtues” in 1 Corinthians 13:
And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love. – 1 Cor. 13:13 NIV (emphasis added)
That should about settle it. Paul says that faith, hope, and love might be up there – but love is tops.
Hope, on the other hand, seems to be trending down. Continue reading
Trapped Alone (08-03-14, Trapped Series)
Our “Trapped” series concluded with a chance for me to touch on the subject of isolation and loneliness. Continue reading
Trapped By Lies (07-13-14, Trapped Series)
Our summer series at First Christian dealt with the various “traps” that ensnare us, and how we can get free by God’s help. Continue reading
Spiritual Authority (03-02-14, HIStory Series)
Continuing in the HIStory series, I had the chance to again kickoff a new section of Jesus life when we began looking at HIS Miracles throughout the month of March. Continue reading
HIS Kingdom (02-02-14, HIStory Series)
First Christian did an awesome series from Christmas to Easter called “HIStory,” all about the life and ministry of Jesus. Continue reading
Generous Release (11-24-13, God’s Been Generous to Me Series)
God has been generous to us! Continue reading
Encouragement (09-15-13, Scrabble Series)
Do you know we live in a culture that criticizes 7x more than encourages? Continue reading