The Bible is a book that tells us what God has done (indicative). And because of what God has done, we live differently (imperative). if we flip these we lose the heart of the gospel of grace and and replace it with the gospel of works.
This is from Tim Keller from Redeemer, from the Innovation3 conference You have got to go after God for blessing. Jacob (from Genesis) spent his life trying to get blessing, but he did not get it until he went after God in Genesis 32. Human blessing will kill you because it never seems to lastContinue reading “Wisdom from Tim Keller”
Glad I don’t go to this church ht: Stuart
vision day was great, and the video and audio are up at thecreeksidechurch.org i’m really proud of our guest services team as they made this thing happen yesterday. Go TEAM! Team work makes the dream work, (that’s for you matt hodson) our ministry passports turned out really great – Kate Thaete is a ninja youthContinue reading “what’s in my brain”
We are all buckling down I thought I would share this to help us all. more about "Don’t Buy Stuff You Cannot Afford", posted with vodpod
“Don’t ever question Synergy, Lemon.” – Jack Donaghey (30Rock) Kathy and I are selling things around our house. We looked at stuff we haven’t used in awhile and whatever we could sell we posted on Amazon.com. We had 6 seasons of the King of Queens, which we never watched because the show is actually one,Continue reading “Synergy”
This might help us overcome our excuses you can order yours here.
This morning I read Exodus 4, where Moses gave God his excuses for why Moses wasn’t the right guy for the job. You Can read the portion here. I love the God didn’t let Moses get out of his calling. God doesn’t take our excuses. We can come up with a million of them, butContinue reading “But I’m Not . . .”
The more I hear from Rick Warren, the more I am impressed with his leadership, boldness, love for Jesus, and humility. His prayer at the inauguration was right on.