July 2, 2017 Music of the Heart: One

There is a story about a Baptist church in Kentucky some years ago that had a disagreement, which led to a split. Half the congregation left to begin a new church and the other half stayed behind to continue with the existing church. The new church needed a name, and those who remained in the […]

June 18, 2017 The Gift of Leadership

To let you know where we will be going in the coming weeks, I will begin a four-message series next Sunday titled Music of the Heart. Each message will be based on a song that carries a spiritual truth. They are not what we would normally refer to as sacred music, and that is intentional. […]

May 28, 2017 Life Lessons On Faith: Tearing Down Walls

On June 12, 1987 President Ronald Reagan presented a speech in Berlin, West Germany. Speaking near the Brandenburg Gate of the infamous Berlin Wall, President Reagan offered the now-famous line, addressed to Mikhail Gorbachev of the Soviet Union, Mr. Gorbachev, open this gate. Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall! As I remember, and admittedly my […]