The Art of Serving

In any organization that is growing there is always going to be room for more people to be a part of that organization. But when you serve in the church you’re not serving in an organization, you’re serving in an organism. The church is living and alive and making a difference in the lives of…

Easter 2012 at Northstar

It was mid-March and I was already jacked up about Easter Sunday. First, because Jesus is alive. Because of what we celebrate at Easter, everything in my life is different.  And secondly, Isaiah 54: 2-3 says “Enlarge the place of your tent, stretch your tent curtains wide, do not hold back; lengthen your cords, strengthen…

Pregnant Church

The anticipation of a child is a feeling like no other. Being a father of 2 I am aware of the feeling and in both instances it was a myriad of emotions. The uncertainty mixed with the inevitable furtherance and progress stirred in with fear creates quite the cocktail. But I wouldn’t trade that emotion…