Physicists have long used dominos to illustrate natural phenomena. They like to use the domino to illustrate gravity and gravitational potential energy. Basically, the idea that a normal sized domino can start a chain reaction that could, in theory, knock down a building! Stephen Morris (who holds a PhD in geophysics and lists “the Physics of everyday […]Read More Your First Domino
I’m pretty excited today. Why? Because we are causing a commotion. We are stirring up trouble! We are creating an uproar on a cosmic scale. Let me explain. A few weeks ago, we scheduled “Marriage Night.” This was an event that was streamed live via internet into our church. We had over 100 people show […]Read More Spiritual Battles and Internet Cables
I took a day off today and took my kids to the water park! There’s a lot of screams and squeals, lots of laughter and shouting. And no matter what there’s always lots of”Hey Dad, look at me!” There’s always “Hey Dad, look what I can do!” And I’m always proud! I act like I’ve […]Read More HEY GOD, WATCH THIS!!
In the small church that I grew up in I learned a lot about prayer. I learned the word; “DEBMLY.” Ever hear that word? My dad started every prayer that he ever prayed with that word. “Debmly Father …” I learned that there were men in our congregation who didn’t put a “g” on anything […]Read More THE WORK OF THE CHURCH
In 2 Samuel 10, we find Joab leading the armies of Israel into battle. Very quickly in the course of the conflict, he realizes he is facing a two front war. On one side, he is facing the army of the Ammonites. On the other, he is facing the armies of Syria. Joab quickly divides […]Read More Play the Man
In case you weren’t aware, the biggest movie in the world right now is a comic book movie. Fans have been eagerly awaiting this movie for a long time. Not only will this film continue the story of the Avengers, a group of superheroes brought together in the first films, but it will also bring […]Read More HOW THE AVENGERS ARE LIKE CHURCH (AND OTHER DEEP THOUGHTS)i
Everything changes when the risen Savior calls your name. That was our theme on Easter Sunday. We had nearly 500 people in our auditorium and we experienced a wonderful morning of worship together. But so what? I mean, really. So what? Are we so good, so righteous, so moral that meeting Jesus has no effect […]Read More So What?
When the Sabbath was over, Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James, and Salome bought spices so that they might go to anoint Jesus’ body. 2 Very early on the first day of the week, just after sunrise, they were on their way to the tomb 3 and they asked each other, “Who will roll the stone away from the […]Read More Easter Stones
“I just don’t know how to feel what I’m feeling.” An 11 year old kid told me that Monday with tears streaming down his face. He was hurting in a way he had never hurt before. In fact, his entire school was hurting in a way that no kid should ever have to hurt. This […]Read More Un-testable Values
Jesus walks into our segregated, compartmentalized, divided and neatly labeled world and starts tearing off labels.Read More THOSE PEOPLE