Of the Mission of God…

Last week we began a new sermon series called, “The Mission of God.” This series is drawn from the Theological and Biblical studies of Christopher Wright. In his book, The Mission of God, Wright provides a “missional hermeneutic” that unlocks and traces God’s...

Of Canoes and Helicopters…

So…there’s a joke and goes something like this… There’s this guy who is living in his house when all of a sudden it starts to rain and rain and rain, and suddenly he realizes the waters outside his house are rising and there is a dramatic flood. As the waters rise in...

Of Bookshelves… 

I’ll begin with a confession.  It is my intention to write more than once a month on this blog!  I’m shooting for once a week, but I’m still settling into the rhythms of this new call – so thanks for your patience with me as I slowly figure out the blend of...

Off and Running! 

Well, two weeks down… As I continue to settle into this new role of serving as pastor of Gardens I have experienced such joy and blessing during this first week (mixed in with a little cluelessness)! While I might not yet remember all your names, I have loved...