Dead to Rights

October 20, 2019
Jesus calls to all of us and says, “If any of you want to be my follower, you must give up your own way, take up your cross, and follow…

At Home with God

October 13, 2019
Estranged…know of…acquaintance…friend…child. If we think of our relationship with God on a spectrum, with estranged on one end and child on the other, where would you place yourself? Don't just…

Ears to Hear

September 29, 2019
Here’s an interesting thing to consider.  Throughout Scripture there are several references made about having ears but not hearing.  In fact, Jesus uses this phrase several times when he tells…

When Jesus Wept

September 22, 2019
I heard a preacher say, “Your tears point to your destiny.  What do you weep over? That’s where you will find your calling.”  If he was right we need to look into…

The Oaks 10th Anniversary

September 8, 2019

How do you gauge whether life is going well for you or not?  What are those ‘things’ that you use to measure as to whether life is ‘good’ or ‘bad’…
We are bombarded daily with messages about what we need, what we deserve, how we should live, how to parent, and what we should accomplish in our lives.  Many of…
Romans 6:6 Could it be any clearer that our former IDENTITY is now and forever deprived of its power? For we were co-crucified with Him to dismantle the stronghold of sin…
We exist in a world at war. In every culture, Satan knows how to present himself in order to exert maximal damage. Western culture does not believe that he exists.…