The Ignite Creed

What do you think of when you hear the word ‘creed’? Do you think of Rocky Balboa’s outgoing boxing rival, Apollo Creed? Do you think of the Dutch Bros Creed found on the inside of their coffee shop? Do you think of the 90’s rock band? A creed can be defined as “a system, codification, or … More The Ignite Creed

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)

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)

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

Homeless Ministry

We shared the Gospel dramas in the rain on the street next to a moving train in front of a group of homeless men and saw over 20 people pray to receive Christ. It was a powerful experience. Please watch and share with others. (Music is by Casting Crowns, “Set Me Free”) Check out the … More Homeless Ministry

5 Steps to Falling – Dissecting Our Sinful Mistakes

I’ve seen it too many times. Respectful men and women surprise their families, friends, and co-workers with the consequences of their sinful choices. This article is not one of judgement, but rather, one of warning. Think of this post like a lab in biology, as we dissect the human free fall that happens when we sin. … More 5 Steps to Falling – Dissecting Our Sinful Mistakes

Don’t Be Teflon (Friending – Day Four Devotional)

By Kevin Haugen A man of many companions may come to ruin, bet there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother. Proverbs 18:24 Teflon is a material used to help make “non-stick” pots and pans for cooking. The advantage of having teflon is that pans are easier to wash clean when the food … More Don’t Be Teflon (Friending – Day Four Devotional)