Somebody asked me the other day what the most important leadership lesson is. I answered without hesitation "Do the Right Thing." They looked at me like I was a simpleton but I went on to explain. People are looking for someone to follow. If they don't feel your intentions are right they will resist following. … Continue reading Do The Right Thing
I admit it I have got the bug. Ever since we planted a church over four years ago I am hooked on supporting church plants. One day I hope that we can send out teams to plant churches all over the world but for right now I am content with supporting the work of several … Continue reading We Are a Planting Church
It is early Monday morning and I am awake much earlier than I had hoped because our soon to be two year old is getting her molers and she is miserable. So I sit here with my laptop pondering all that God did this last weekend. Our Good Friday service is quickly becoming one of … Continue reading Weekend Update
Tomorrow is Good Friday which means we kick off our Resurrection Celebration. We start off with our Good Friday Worship Service at 7pm at Buena Vista School. This is going to be a time of praising God and getting our heart and mind ready for Sunday morning. It was such a powerful service last year … Continue reading Easter Services
In addition to being the founding pastor of The Village Chapel, I’m also a financially contributing member. I give at least 10% of my pre-tax income to my church, and I wanted to share some of the reasons why. First, I believe in the mission of this church. I’m proud to be a part of … Continue reading Why I Give Online to The Village Chapel
It takes a lot of work to start a ministry in a city like London. Besides the cost there is the work of reaching out to people. On Wednesday we went to a park and prayed for by name the 1700 people that CC Shoreline has made contact with over the last 11 months. These … Continue reading Hard Ground
If this photo uploads, this is the group of people that are currently in London ministering with Calvary Chapel Shoreline. It is s great team and are being a total blessing.
This is part two of a blog series on finding peace in your life. You can read part one here. Joshua 13:1 Now Joshua was old and advanced in years, and the LORD said to him, "You are old and advanced in years, and there remains yet very much land to possess. Many people think … Continue reading Possessing Peace in Our Lives