Gifts from Above

Lately I have been having some moments of frustration and impatience with my kids.  I’m not sure if I am alone in this, but my kids can be quite a handful somedays.  The never ending demands, the messy rooms and the noisy sibling rivalry just makes me want to say, “that’s it, I’m done… MERCY LORD!!!”…

A Thankful Heart

This past Sunday was a powerful service at Trinity Evangelical Missionary Church.  The worship was wonderful.  During the worship time, the congregation was encouraged to stand and share what they were thankful for.  The response was amazing.  We heard testimonies of God’s healing power and testimonies of God’s comforting presence in the midst of trials….

God Moments

A few days ago, my wife and our oldest daughter Eden went out for Eden’s first music class for the season.  I was at home with our second daughter Lydia and our son Ezra.  Ezra was crying and would not go to sleep and I started to get frustrated and couldn’t figure out what to…

Inked: A Christian Perspective on Tattoos

Our journey through the bible this week brings us into the territory of the “law” texts.  When reading through Leviticus, Numbers and Deuteronomy, one can often wonder, what do all these laws mean and do any of these apply to the Christian today? The law texts in the Old Testament were stipulations given to Israel,…

Through the Bible in 90 Days Commences

With the start of my preaching ministry at Trinity EMC, my dream of seeing revival is always in the horizon.  Last Sunday began a sermon series called “Through the bible in 90 days” which was spearheaded with the story of King Josiah who, in the midst of a nation plagued with idolatry and broken covenant…