Is Your Bible Unused or Unleashed In Your Life? (P.A.R.T.S. of Discipleship, part V)

You don’t defend the lion, you simply unleash it. Charles Spurgeon used this vivid picture while describing how to defend Scripture in his 19th century preaching, and his powerful imagery still rings true today. God’s Word does not need to be defended as much as His Word needs to be unleashed in the lives of Christians today. The … More Is Your Bible Unused or Unleashed In Your Life? (P.A.R.T.S. of Discipleship, part V)

Time Management Does Not Exist (P.A.R.T.S. of Discipleship part IV)

Time management does not exist. Yes, I know there are a lot of books, videos, and messages around the topic managing one’s time, but my point is that no matter what we do, we have the same 24 hours in a day as everyone else. Time cannot be controlled in any way. We cannot “save” time … More Time Management Does Not Exist (P.A.R.T.S. of Discipleship part IV)

3 Keys To Better Relationships With Your Kids (P.A.R.T.S. of Discipleship, part III)

People don’t care how much you know until they know how much you care. No, I did not come up with this gem of a phrase. Yes, I have heard this statement many times. And yes, I think this statement really captures the essence for the context of  discipleship, especially as we disciple our own kids. Fish swim … More 3 Keys To Better Relationships With Your Kids (P.A.R.T.S. of Discipleship, part III)

Love Does: 5 Things To Do With Your Kids (The P.A.R.T.S. of Discipleship, part II)

Growing up I loved playing with action figures. My personal favorite was Spiderman. No matter if I were in the car, at home, at a friend’s house, or out with family, if I had my Spiderman action figure, I was fighting crime and saving the day.  I believe we are innately wired for action as humans, … More Love Does: 5 Things To Do With Your Kids (The P.A.R.T.S. of Discipleship, part II)

How to PRAY with Your Kids… (The P.A.R.T.S. of Discipleship, part I)

Disciples can be defined as those who live by the power of the Holy Spirit to be the presence of Christ to the people around them (Acts 1:8). POWER and PRESENCE. Sadly, how often do we end our days feeling weak and alone? Don’t be stressed. Christ has overcome the world (John 16:33), and that same power and … More How to PRAY with Your Kids… (The P.A.R.T.S. of Discipleship, part I)

What Is A Disciple? 2 Keys That Change Everything

Matthew 28:18-20 And Jesus came and said to them, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. 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 them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, to the end of the … More What Is A Disciple? 2 Keys That Change Everything

One Question Guaranteed To Help Your Teen (& You) Start Well

School’s back and so is our ministry blog! After a great summer filled with mission trips, summer camp, vacation bible school, and most recently, our Surfs Up Launch Event, I’m excited to get back into a weekly rhythm of life and ministry. I often hear people say how this year will be different. This year I’ll … More One Question Guaranteed To Help Your Teen (& You) Start Well