The Truth About Trusting God

Do you really trust God? Many of us say we do, but when we look at what God tells us in the Bible, all of a sudden, we discover the truth. Here’s another incredibly challenging and truthful clip from Resurgence 13 Conference. This time, it’s Rick Warren who is being brutally honest with us all.

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Sharing The Love

This past Sunday, October 27th, we completed our six week, “God Of The Underdogs” campaign at VALLEY Christian Church. It was the first time we’ve had a campaign in the Fall (usually just Spring), so I wanted to take a minute to say ‘Thanks’ to everyone who played a part in making it happen and […]

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Keep It Real Y’All

It’s all too easy to slip into the Christian sub-culture (or Christian Ghetto as I like to call it), and isolate and insulate ourselves from those Christ died to reach, save, forgive and transform. As Christians, we need to make every effort to “Keep It Real” so that we can reach those who do not […]

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Monkey See, Monkey Do

Last Sunday, at VALLEY Christian Church, I taught on the story of Gideon from Judges 6 & 7. It’s an amazing story where God gives Gideon’s army the victory despite being outnumbered 450 to 1! Gideon was victorious even though he had an Underdog mentality that said, “The Odds Are Against Me”. The climax of […]

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Wrestling With God

Yesterday, at VALLEY Christian Church, we took a look at Genesis 32:9-32, when Jacob wrestled with God. It’s an amazing story showing how God touched Jacob, and changed him forever when Jacob confessed to God who he really is. Today, on my day off, I’ve been listening to some old tunes and came across one […]

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Our Father In Heaven

Really enjoying studying for our “Livin’ On A Prayer” message, as we continue our Summer Playlist series this Sunday at VALLEY Christian Church! “Immortal, invisible, God only wise, In light inaccessible hid from our eyes, Most blessed, most gracious, the Ancient of Days, Almighty, victorious, thy great name we praise. Great Father of glory, pure […]

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Undetected Spiritual Pride

Yesterday in the message, “Emotions That Take The Strong Down” I quoted quite a bit from the writing of Jonathan Edwards. For those who are interested in going deeper in study and reflection, I’ve including Edward’s complete thoughts on the subject below. Although it is lengthy, it is excellent! -GW “The first and worst cause […]

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I’m Back

It’s great to be back HOME in NY after some time away on vacation. Here are some random thoughts swirling through my mind today as I’ve hit the ground running: It always gives me perspective returning to Georgia (where I was born) and spending time with extended family. This time, we even went to the […]

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