Last year, we began sharing in our Sunday program, evidences of God’s grace and work in the life of Crosspoint and our community. Below, are the evidences (July-September) collected into one post. May these lead us to an attitude of thankfulness to and worship of our God who is at work, not only through us, […]Read more "Evidences of God’s Grace: July – September 2018"
One definition of the word posture: a particular way of dealing with or considering something; an approach or attitude. When you read through the book of Acts and you consider the life and ministry of the early church, you see they lived with certain postures.Read more "Postures to Pursue and Postures to Reject"
And what we know from looking backward, not just at 15 years at Crosspoint, but more importantly at the whole of Scripture. What we know is that the Lord has been, is presently, and will be faithful to His people. To generation after generation. May we be found faithful as we follow Him! And may our worship of Him only grow as we reflect on His faithfulness.Read more "Reflections On 15 Years"
If we are following the Jesus of the Bible, then we (and those around us) should be seeing in our own lives, the Spirit bringing about change in these four areas of our lives.Read more "Converted Hearts Lead to Changed Lives"
To the existing and future parents of middle and high school students – Here is my encouragement as to why your children need to be actively engaged in student ministry.Read more "Why Student Ministry: A Parents’ Perspective"
It is a role that leads them to a continual posture of dependence upon the Lord and confidence in the Lord. For it is only in such a posture that an under-shepherd, can be a Christlike example among the flock, serve and work among a plurality of unified leadership, and ultimately come under and follow the Good and Chief Shepherd, Jesus Christ.Read more "The Character and Way of Life of an Elder"
In Galatians 6:1, Paul is addressing believers in the church, who are aware of someone in their faith family who has become entangled in sin. I believe there are four specific temptations we face when we encounter this situation.Read more "When Someone is Overtaken in Sin"