Humble Pie…A New Thanksgiving Dessert? – Part 4 in our sermon series on King David

In a few days, I’ll be eating a tremendous meal at Cassie’s grandparents house. I look forward to it every time.  Every Thanksgiving, they have this AMAZING spread of food.  Turkey, dressing, potatoes, warm rolls, soft butter, sweet potato casserole, and about four different salads – all of which are yummy.  It’s seriously a gut-busting day.  But Thanksgiving to me is not complete without pie.  … Continue reading Humble Pie…A New Thanksgiving Dessert? – Part 4 in our sermon series on King David

Murderer and Adulterer … A Man After God’s Own Heart? – Part 3 of our sermon series on King David

My mom used to tell me, “It’s not what you say, it’s how you say it.” The truth is I was a little bit smart-mouthed as a kid.  And even though technically I would comply with whatever my mom was asking me to do, it wasn’t without a certain tone in my voice.  I’m sure it drove my mom nuts, because it drives ME nuts … Continue reading Murderer and Adulterer … A Man After God’s Own Heart? – Part 3 of our sermon series on King David

Slingshot 2.0 – Part 2 of our sermon series on King David

Sometimes the most successful people in the world are those willing to do things differently. Different isn’t always popular.  Different can be risky.  Different means going against the status quo.  But it also means looking at the same problem in a new way.  It means approaching something with a fresh attitude.  And often that’s what it takes to make the next big step, to evolve … Continue reading Slingshot 2.0 – Part 2 of our sermon series on King David

King David and the Story of the Magic Mushroom – Part 1 of our sermon series on King David

My dad’s favorite shirt of all time was his magic mushroom shirt. My dad wasn’t into drugs or drug culture or anything like that.  He simply liked this shirt.  It was a purple tank top with this really big mushroom in the middle surrounded by a bunch of little mushrooms.  And it was as ugly as it sounds.  My dad wore it everywhere.  He’d wear … Continue reading King David and the Story of the Magic Mushroom – Part 1 of our sermon series on King David