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…

Go To God First

At Northstar this week, we continued our series “GO” on The Great Commission.  I have learned over the years that I can’t say everything I would like to say on Sunday because people generally are not willing to still be sitting there several days later. The Bible is so rich and so relevant that the…

Turning vision into reality

Helen Keller was once asked what would be worse than being blind. Her reply was, “To have sight and no vision.” Several weeks ago, we announced one of the first major steps in turning the Northstar Vision into reality.  In order for our church to not just survive, but thrive we must have a vision. …

Reach One. Every One.

I have for some time considered writing a book on marriage.  If you are a regular attender of Northstar, you have heard first hand the passion I have for the God created institution of marriage. Writing a book is not easy. It still takes skill, commitment and a large investment of time. Getting it published,…