Clarity Over Creativity

Clarity Over Creativity

Clarity over creativity The past 7 days in Hawaii have been a blast, but I can’t wait to get back to Ada. I must admit, I miss my kiddos, my church family, and Arbuckle coffee—LOL. While in Hawaii, I have had the opportunity to train a group of missionaries with...
Who Are We Being Called To Forgive?

Who Are We Being Called To Forgive?

Who Are We Being Called To Forgive? In a previous post, I explored the parables of the lost sheep and the lost coin, leading us to the profound and compelling parable of the prodigal son in Luke 15. These parables, meticulously placed side by side — lost sheep, lost...
Why You Don’t Have To Work For Salvation

Why You Don’t Have To Work For Salvation

Why You Don’t Have To Work For Salvation I live the normal life of a parent; I work a 9 to 5 job, and when I get home, my kids are building forts, having Nerf wars, and generally turning my house into a war zone. Every once in a while, I come home to find the...
The Comical Curse Of Spilled Water

The Comical Curse Of Spilled Water

The Wrestle With Sin Nestled in the quaint heart of Ada’s Main Street, a gem of a restaurant beckons, echoing the charm of a bygone era. Its historical allure comes from a building standing since 1918. This establishment once echoed with the whispers of a...
Who Is The Church For?

Who Is The Church For?

Who Is The Church For? Moving to Ada, a town of nearly 17,000, I didn’t dream of building a megachurch. My strategy was straightforward: focus on the people in front of us, care for them, and let God manage the growth. Now, every pastor wants the believers in...