Christchurch

I am not sure how many emails like this I have written over the years. Unfortunately, there has been too many. As I watched the news come out of Christchurch, New Zealand over the weekend, my heart broke. I have learned in times like these, that all of life is a mystery. I wish I […]

Quality Time

A man came home from work late one night. He walked in the door and his 5-year-old son was waiting for him. “Daddy, may I ask you a question??” The dad sighed and said, “Yeah, what is it??” “How much do you make an hour??” The dad was not happy with the question and snapped […]

Upcoming Departure of Matt Robinson

As your Senior Pastor, it saddens me to make you aware of the upcoming departure of Matt Robinson. He has served as our Director of Fine Arts for sixteen years as well as our Communications Coordinator for the past seven years. Matt has been offered the opportunity to join the staff at Kingwood United Methodist […]

The Right Words

A young man showed up a little early for his date. When his girlfriend answered the door, her hair was teased in a hundred different directions. To take the awkwardness out of the situation, she asked, “What do you think of my hair?” The boy hesitated and then said, “It looks like it’s about to […]

All You Need Is …

For many orthodox and traditional denominations, the season of Lent is a time of fasting. Beginning with Ash Wednesday, many of the people who are part of these churches abstain from meat, fish, eggs, and fat until Easter Sunday. I am thankful my mom didn’t make us do that! But we did have to give […]

Express Love

Let’s be honest, defining love is not easy. Don’t believe me? Stop reading for a moment, turn to someone, or if you are by yourself, call someone and define love to them. Go ahead, I will wait… It wasn’t that easy was it? Let me help you. Here are some ways some pretty wise kids […]

Post-General Conference Update

As many of you already know, the special called session of General Conference 2019 has come to an end. The delegates passed an amended Traditionalist Plan which means there is no change to the United Methodist Church’s teaching and stance regarding human sexuality. There are portions of the plan which have already been ruled to […]