“I’ve never met a mature Christian, only maturing Christians.” -Bill Hanks Jesus gave his followers a mission that he expected each of us to take seriously and to accomplish: “Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching […]Read more "Where The Rubber Meets The Road"
Holy Week will soon be upon us and churches will gear up for the big crowd and look forward to setting a higher attendance record than Easter ’11. With all of the preparations, I find myself wondering if Easter really is the most important Sunday of the year. I’m deeply challenged to present the Gospel […]Read more "The Most Powerful Sermon"
I thought that the past couple of posts on TRANSFORMATION were so important that I decided to add them to our Starting Point Series at VALLEY Christian Church.Read more "Transformers (3)"
“Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has gone, the new has come!” 2 Corinthians 5:17 What does it mean to be “in Christ”? It means we’ve been transformed. It means we’ve been born again (John 3:3, 1 Peter 1:23). When Christ has truly transformed our life, we no […]Read more "Transformers (2)"
“The touch of Jesus is a transforming power. It heals hurt, forgives guilt, calms fear, inspires hope, reveals purpose and gives life.” -Rick Warren What a great quote this is! Rick Warren succinctly states what our mission here on earth, as Christ followers is all about; TRANSFORMATION. This is how we can be assured that […]Read more "Transformers (1)"