Tag: Disneyland

The Flaw In Our Gospel

Jyn Erso died so that the Rebellion might live. Jyn’s tale of sacrifice and redemption is powerful. The plans she sacrifices her life to get were transferred to the Tantive IV where the diplomatic envoy on board could use their ties to… Read More

Faith and Family Trip to Disneyland 2018 – Hospitality

What is hospitality? Jesus talked about it and practiced it, but are we doing a good job of it in our churches and personal life?  What lessons can we learn from the absolute master of hospitality – Disneyland!  Come and find out… Read More

The Happiness Factor

What is the key to success? People all over the world are trying to figure that out. Apparently most of them never do. Eighty percent of businesses fail in the first 18 months according to Bloomberg.[1] Churches do better, but still after… Read More

The One Millionth Question

What would you do if someone asked you the same question 100 times? Literally. The same question. 100 times. What would you do? Would you be a bit snarky? Would you be kind of sarcastic? Would you act frustrated? And what if… Read More

Disney California Adventure – Adapt or Die!

To all who come to this happy place – welcome!  This is the beginning of our 3-part The Disney Sermons series. Our church goes on an annual trip to Disneyland where we explore faith in the world (and have lots of fun… Read More

Teacups of My Youth

Do you ever wish you could go back to a time when you were younger? Is there something you miss doing as you’ve gotten older? It doesn’t even have to be something big or stupendous, but do you ever wish things were… Read More

The Devil is in the Detail – Part 3 of our 4 part sermon series Catch

What time is the 3:00 parade? Sounds like the dumbest question in the universe. At least it did to me.   When I was a cast member at Disneyland, we’d get questions like that every single day. What time are the 9:30 fireworks?… Read More

Michael Jordan…A Failure? Part 2 of 3 in our Do We Have “It?” Sermon Series

Michael Jordan is perhaps the greatest basketball player of all time. He led his team to six world championships and a world record 72-game winning season.  He has won the league MVP five times, been in 14 All-Star games, elected All-Star MVP… Read More

Service With a Smile – The Disney Way

Walt Disney once said that the kind of people who should be employed by his company would be “people who give, who like to bring delight to other people, and therefore gain pleasure and satisfaction for themselves.”  Disney knew that the key… Read More

Why Serve? – Part 4 of 5 in the Why Church? series

This morning, we’re going to start with Scripture. If you want to follow along and make notes in your own Bibles, please go to John 13, beginning with verse 3. John 13 beginning with verse 3.  I have no doubt that even… Read More