Lake Washington High School Class of 99

So it’s finally happened. we’ve hit that 10 year mark. I graduated High School 10 years ago. I can’t believe it. Well, now I feel old. I’m part of the Reunion Planning team, and we’ve just set a date August 15th, 2009 at Wilde Rover in Kirkland. If you are finding this and you areContinue reading “Lake Washington High School Class of 99”

All Week Worship

Read this this morning from the worship trench: Our coporate worship encounters with God will rarely get further than the private, personal worship of our congregants (and especially leaders!). Many times I have seen Worship Pastors spend every ounce of energy on designing and fostering corporate worship only to be frustrated with the “results.” PerhapsContinue reading “All Week Worship”

Sunday and the Rapture

It seems like I have been handed some of the more challenging passages of Scripture over the past four years.  I love being a part of the teaching team at Creekside Church, but so far I have talked about Circumcision, Talking Donkeys, and the like.  Last sunday was no different.  I spoke on 1 ThessaloniansContinue reading “Sunday and the Rapture”

Lauryn Hill – Gotta Find Peace of Mind

I was listening to some CD’s that I just imported into my iTunes, and I heard this song from Lauryn Hill’s Unplugged Album. Everytime I hear this song I have to fight back tears. I wish our corporate worship times in church could be this authentic. Please watch this video, it’s worth 10 minutes ofContinue reading “Lauryn Hill – Gotta Find Peace of Mind”

Some Blog Thoughts

Los is back with a great post here. of particular note is #4. I wonder if modern day Christian leaders are more concerned about becoming famous than becoming Jesus? And here’s a quote from Will Wilimon “The gospel is not simply about meeting people’s needs. The gospel is also a critique of our needs, anContinue reading “Some Blog Thoughts”

The Prophet Like Moses = Jesus

This was a pretty cool happening.  In my bible reading this morning I read Deuteronomy 18 which talks about the Prophet like Moses, and Mark 13, where Jesus is speaking as a prophet in the temple.  Pretty awesome “coincidence.”  Thanks A New Prophet like Moses 15 “The LORD your God will raise up forContinue reading “The Prophet Like Moses = Jesus”