Please Pray for Our Trip to Haiti

Over the past five years, my wife and I have been sponsoring a little girl from Haiti through Compassion International. In fact, I began sponsoring her in 2002, before we were married. At the time, she was four years old. This year, she will turn 15. It has been amazing to see her grow up … Continue reading Please Pray for Our Trip to Haiti

Sermon – 9th Commandment: Truth Worth Living

This past Sunday, August 30, as our Lead Minister, Tom Gerdts, was out of town on vacation.  I was called to fill in on preaching.  We are wrapping up our "Law & Order" series on the Ten Commandments, and I was given the ninth.  The Scripture says that, "You shall not give false testimony against … Continue reading Sermon – 9th Commandment: Truth Worth Living

Thank You Steve! But our princess is in another castle.

If you are like me, you love Mario and especially the original Super Mario Bros, for the Nintendo Entertainment System.  However, you will probably also remember how annoying it was to make your way past Bowser in the first castle and then realize the princess wasn't there.  And it kept happening for several more castles.  … Continue reading Thank You Steve! But our princess is in another castle.