Leveling Up — The Coming Light, Part 3


Jesus said the Day of the Lord isn’t something to fear, but rather, it means our salvation is coming. But whose salvation did he mean? Does the Day of the Lord mean that salvation for everyone? Pastor Luke preaches from Luke 3:1–6 in “Leveling Up,” part 3 of his 5-part series “The Coming Light.”


Alpha and Omega — The Coming Light, Part 1


The church year begins with Advent, the season when we prepare ourselves to welcome Christ when he returns. But it’s been 2000 years! How can we take the idea of his return seriously? And what should we do while we wait? Pastor Luke looks at Revelation 1:4–8 NLT in “Alpha and Omega,” the first message in a new series “The Coming Light.”

Meet the New Boss — Palm Sunday

Palm Fronds
Jeremy Bishop | Unsplash

On Palm Sunday, the church remembers the occasion when Jesus entered Jerusalem riding on a donkey. Why? All four biographies of Jesus in the New Testament describe the event, but none of them explain its significance. What did it mean to the crowds who threw palm branches in his path? What does it mean for us today?

Pastor Luke preaches from Luke 19:28–44 in “Meet the New Boss.”

The Enlightenment – An Advent Series

John begins his account of the life and work of Jesus with a poem. It’s beautiful … but what does he mean by it? And what does it mean for us today? For Advent, Pastor Luke looks at the beginning of John’s gospel. (The series begins on November 27, 2016 and runs for 4 messages.)

Building a Temple — Promise Keeper, Part 3

St. Peter's Basilica (Adjusted)
Accretion Disc
CC by | Flickr

Want to know how can you have a great Christmas this year? Some people have a certain ornament or food or tradition that makes Christmas special. People have worried about the holidays since before there was a Christmas, but there’s an easy way to make sure Christmas will be special. Pastor Luke preaches from Ezra 1:1–4, 3:1–3, 10–13 in “Building a Temple,” part 3 of his 4-part series “Promise Keeper.” Continue reading “Building a Temple — Promise Keeper, Part 3”

Real Help for Real Problems — Promise Keeper, Part 2

Prophets often delivered bad news that things would get worse. But depending on your circumstances–like, when things are really bad, and each day’s news seems worse than yesterday’s –a prophet has a harder job: to proclaim hope. Pastor Luke preaches from Isaiah 40:1–10 in “Real Help for Real Problems,” part 2 of his 4-part series “Promise Keeper.” Continue reading “Real Help for Real Problems — Promise Keeper, Part 2”

Blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑