I’ve been thinking a lot about the doctrine of election. Mainly because I have been doing a lot of research in the Minor Prophets. The Prophets were addressing the nation of Israel, which was elected by God to be his nation among the many nations. The problem though was that even though they were anContinue reading “Election”
Monthly Archives: July 2013
Be With. Do With. Do Likewise
I have been focusing a lot of reading and thought about how to help Creekside develop disciples. It’s not enough to just gather a crowd. Jesus told his disciples to go and make disciples, not just have a lot of people around. Why is making disciples so important? Because part of being a disciple isContinue reading “Be With. Do With. Do Likewise”
Thank you so much!
Today is my first day back to the office. What an incredible blessing this sabbatical has been. It was great to spend so much time with Kathy and the kids. It was great to read, rest, reflect, and recharge. I am deeply grateful to Creekside Church and the Elders and Deacons who sawContinue reading “Thank you so much!”
This week Kathy and I will be travelling to New York City. I’ve never been to New York. Neither has Kathy. We are really excited to go see the sights, hang out with some friends, visit two churches, enjoy so food, etc. But the thing that I am most excited about is that this isContinue reading “Travelling”