Saw this post and thought it was probably the most accurate description of the life of a Pastor that I have ever read … “I thank God for pastors. Pastors know things that are painful to know. Pastors keep confidences even though doing so leaves others to assume the worst. Pastors are routinely insulted, cussed […]Read more "Thank God for Pastors"
Recently, in a conversation in our staff meeting, we were sharing some awesome stories about what God is doing in our church. We’ve seen 97 people receive Christ in their heart for the first time, in a period of less than 18 months and are thanking God for every one. So, the staff at VALLEY […]Read more "5 Signs Your Church Is Reaching The Unchurched"
On this Thanksgiving morning, I am thankful for: My Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. He called me to himself before my 5th birthday and has been central in my life ever since. I truly cannot imagine who I would even be today apart from His grace, love, mercy and sacrifice. My wife, Susie. My constant […]Read more "Thankful On Thankgiving"
We are really gearing up at VALLEY Christian Church for a new series called “Catholic Questions”. Living in the Northeast, this series will be incredibly relevant in the community in which we live. What is “original sin”? How do I do penance? Is purgatory real? What do you believe about the “Holy Orders”? Can I […]Read more "New Message Series"
The summer is now officially over (after Labor Day weekend here in NY), the kids are heading back to school and the cool crisp temperatures of Fall are closing in. I am so excited about a new series that we are kicking-off this Sunday at VALLEY Christian Church called, “BIG Church”. Two thousand years ago, […]Read more "BIG Excitement About BIG Church"