Everyone knows my affinity for College Sports but lately I have been watching a little NFL and NBA and I gotta tell you that I am not impressed. The NFL is just bad this year. All the stars are having horrible years and the Titans went 10-0. That has got to tell you something right … Continue reading Do Pro Sports Matter Anymore?
This by far was the most anticipate session of the whole conference. People love Swindoll and MacArthur but you could tell they came for Begg. As I mentioned on Facebook I was blown away. To hear him on the radio is to be blessed, but to see him in person is to get the whole … Continue reading Preach The Word: Alistair Begg
Pastor Chuck Smith spoke in the first afternoon session on Tuesday. His job was to talk about Biblical disposition but he ended up sharing how he came about doing expositional messages which is cool for those who haven't heard the story. I copied a few notes but not many;Biblical Exposition• Take the text within the … Continue reading Preach The Word: Chuck Smith
Sunday was a first at The Village Chapel. It was the first Sunday where the topic of Marriage was taught on from the pulpit. I had a blast doing it and I could tell it was resonating with the people. I also spoke for longer on Sunday than I have on any other Sunday. First … Continue reading Sunday Thoughts
Just read an article that plans are in the works for the next three Bourne Movies starring Matt Damon. The next movie is due out in summer of 2010 and will be titled "Bourne Legacy." I am totally stoked because this is by far my favorite movie.You can read the article here.
James Merritt is a southern pastor that can simply bring it. I had heard of him before but never got a chance to hear him. I am going to be adding him to my regular group of listeners in the future. His intensity coupled with his southern charm really lit a fire under you. He … Continue reading Preach The Word Session #3 James Merritt
Greg Laurie has really assembled a who's who of the best communicators in America. Tuesday was the All Star line up and it didn't disappoint. The morning got started with James McDonald, the pastor of Harvest Bible Chapel in Chicago. He spoke out of 2 Tim 4 and to be honest my notes won't do … Continue reading Preach The Word Session #2 James McDonald
Sunday night we had our first volunteer appreciation dinner. We held it at the Providence Landing Clubhouse (Thanks Karl) which was packed out. We had 62 volunteers that were served by the 13 people on our leadership team. So many people did such a great job; Karen with the food, Christin with the slide show … Continue reading Volunteer Appreciation
Yesterday I received an email from someone condeming me for supporting Prop 8. I have only received a few of these so far but the theme of all of them are the same. How I look at God's love is not the same as they do. Almost all of them have quoted 1 John 4:16 … Continue reading God’s Love does not equal tolerance
I am down in Riverside for the week for a great conference. Greg Laurie and his church Harvest Christian Fellowship have assembled the best communicators in the nation to come and teach 1200 ministers how to Preach the Word of God effectively and passionately.Last night Greg Laurie started it off with a message entitled "First … Continue reading Preach the Word Conference Session #1