Pastor's Note

March 8, 2019

Lent simply means forty.  For Christians, forty is a significant number in the bible.  From Noah to Moses to Jesus, each went through significant defining moments that contained the number 40.  Forty represented certain time periods (i.e., days, nights, years, etc.)....

March 2, 2019

“Isaac reopened the wells that had been dug in the time of his father Abraham, which the Philistines had stopped up after Abraham died, and he gave them the same names his father had given them…There he pitched his tent, and there his servants dug a well” (Genesis 26:1...

February 22, 2019

“Then Sarai said to Abram, ‘You are responsible for the wrong I am suffering.  I put my slave in your arms, and now that she knows she is pregnant, she despises me’” (Gen. 16:4,5).

What was it that led Abraham and Sarah into the decision to act out of God’s will in tr...

February 8, 2019

“Leave your country, your people and your father’s household and go to the land I will show you” (Gen. 12:1).

Change is difficult, but necessary.  Feelings of insecurity, doubt and lostness can flood our minds when facing uncertainties prompted by newness.  Imagine wh...

February 1, 2019

“Then they said, ‘Come, let us build ourselves a city, with a tower that reaches to the heavens, so that we may make a name for ourselves’” (Gen. 11:4).

The story of the Tower of Babel did not take place to limit the possibilities of the human race.  Before they were...

January 27, 2019

Lesson Learned?

Recently, My friend was telling me the story of a “Lesson Unlearned” (He gave me permission to share it.)  At the age of 13 he decided to explore the boundaries of his parent’s rules.  He had been warned about sneaking out late at night.  One night be...

January 21, 2019

Genesis 2 is very poetic and romantic if I might add.  Listen: “For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife, and they will become one flesh” (2:24).  How many of us have heard this phrase in weddings, sermons, etc.?  The garden scen...

January 13, 2019

The Living Word: Through the Bible in 1 year - Week 1 Genesis 1

Voice command technologies are in high demand these days and the possibilities are seemingly limitless.  I often use Siri to manage my cell phone.  However, I run into problems with the device frequently, r...

December 28, 2018

The theme this past year at The Mission was AMOR.  We preached on this theme for six weeks straight to start the year, reading and meditating on Luke 15’s story of the prodigal son.  We never did anything like that before.  Normally, we move on each week to different p...

December 21, 2018

There were three kings who came from the East bearing gifts for our Lord, gifts fit for a king. They knew what to bring.  The word of God bespeaks the birth of this future king, “…and the
government shall be upon his shoulders…Of the increase of his government and peac...

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