Pastor's Log

Thoughts and musings about following Jesus with the occasional Star Trek reference.
Finding Jesus

Finding Jesus

Jesus isn’t lost, but so few actually find Him. At the end of Matthew, Jesus promised to always be with His disciples. But how do we find Him? Often we associate His presence with goosebumps and feelings we experience during a song or prayer time as worship. There’s...

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Ground Zero

Ground Zero

As much as I remember the horrific tragedy of this day 19 years ago, I also remember the incredible unity and respect for each other in the days following. Unfortunately it was short lived, and almost non-existent today. Jesus followers should, even in this crazy...

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Cancel My Subscription

Cancel My Subscription

I’m a pastor. Yesterday during the service, I got so excited talking about Jesus - I forgot to mention something very important. The offering! That’s like being a pastor 101. You always mention the offering. In fact, there’s a lot of training out there about the best...

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Our Identity Crisis

Our Identity Crisis

Identity is the mantra of modern culture. If you listen closely, most social issues are being discussed in terms of self-image, self-esteem and individuality. The agenda is clear. My unique identity is all that matters. I get to choose who I want to be! What I say and...

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The Bad List

The Bad List

Our church is reading a Bible plan together. (bible.today.church) This week Romans 1 was part of it. In the last half of the chapter, it’s like a bad list. Paul lists all kinds of sinful, wicked people. It sounds like it could have been inspired by today’s headlines....

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