The Church in the Hands of Angry People: An Open Letter to the Church.

Dear Church,  I begin this letter addressing, not just a local church, but the greater Church (signified by the capital “C”). It is a larger community of people that I humbly serve alongside within His body here on earth. I’m not the only pastor in this city. I’m surrounded by great pastors and leaders whoContinue reading “The Church in the Hands of Angry People: An Open Letter to the Church.”

Monday Kfirst Kickstart: “Standing in the Ashes of Who You Used to Be” #TheTabernacle

How does an ancient tent in the wilderness of Sinai relate to our relationship with God? The description of the tabernacle, God’s Old Testament dwelling place, spans sixteen chapters of the Bible. Yet many of us pass over this extended description without understanding its significance. In this series, we are going to be encouraged toContinue reading “Monday Kfirst Kickstart: “Standing in the Ashes of Who You Used to Be” #TheTabernacle”

Monday Kfirst Kickstart: “Getting Past the Surface” #TheTabernacle

How does an ancient tent in the wilderness of Sinai relate to our relationship with God? The description of the tabernacle, God’s Old Testament dwelling place, spans sixteen chapters of the Bible. Yet many of us pass over this extended description without understanding its significance. In this series, we are going to be encouraged toContinue reading “Monday Kfirst Kickstart: “Getting Past the Surface” #TheTabernacle”

Monday Kfirst Kickstart: “Sacred Space” #TheTabernacle

How does an ancient tent in the wilderness of Sinai relate to our relationship with God? The description of the tabernacle, God’s Old Testament dwelling place, spans sixteen chapters of the Bible. Yet many of us pass over this extended description without understanding its significance. In this series, we are going to be encouraged toContinue reading “Monday Kfirst Kickstart: “Sacred Space” #TheTabernacle”

Monday Kfirst Kickstart: “This isn’t where I thought I’d be” #3ish

The doctrine of the Trinity, God as Three-in-One, is one of the most difficult in Christian theology. John Wesley said, “Bring me a worm that can comprehend a man, and then I will show you a man that can comprehend the Triune God.” Though it is challenging, studying the Trinity can also be very rewarding.Continue reading “Monday Kfirst Kickstart: “This isn’t where I thought I’d be” #3ish”

Monday Kfirst Kickstart: “Dynamic not Static” #3ish

The doctrine of the Trinity, God as Three-in-One, is one of the most difficult in Christian theology. John Wesley said, “Bring me a worm that can comprehend a man, and then I will show you a man that can comprehend the Triune God.” Though it is challenging, studying the Trinity can also be very rewarding.Continue reading “Monday Kfirst Kickstart: “Dynamic not Static” #3ish”

Monday Kfirst Kickstart: “Stick a Pencil in it” #3ish

The doctrine of the Trinity, God as Three-in-One, is one of the most difficult in Christian theology. John Wesley said, “Bring me a worm that can comprehend a man, and then I will show you a man that can comprehend the Triune God.” Though it is challenging, studying the Trinity can also be very rewarding.Continue reading “Monday Kfirst Kickstart: “Stick a Pencil in it” #3ish”

Monday Kfirst Kickstart: “Connect the Disconnect” #IAmChurch

I love our church. In fact, I think that you love our church too – otherwise you wouldn’t be here. But what is it exactly that we love about our church community? Why do we gather every Sunday here? Why do we volunteer here? Why don’t we see the people, not the building, as theContinue reading “Monday Kfirst Kickstart: “Connect the Disconnect” #IAmChurch”

Monday Kfirst Kickstart: “One the Other Side of the Wall” #IAmChurch

I love our church. In fact, I think that you love our church too – otherwise you wouldn’t be here. But what is it exactly that we love about our church community? Why do we gather every Sunday here? Why do we volunteer here? Why don’t we see the people, not the building, as theContinue reading “Monday Kfirst Kickstart: “One the Other Side of the Wall” #IAmChurch”

Monday Kfirst Kickstart: “The Long Game” #IAmChurch

I love our church. In fact, I think that you love our church too – otherwise you wouldn’t be here. But what is it exactly that we love about our church community? Why do we gather every Sunday here? Why do we volunteer here? Why don’t we see the people, not the building, as theContinue reading “Monday Kfirst Kickstart: “The Long Game” #IAmChurch”