This is what hopelessness feels like, at least for me. It’s a deep depression walking out of your body ahead … Continue Reading What Hopelessness Feels Like
For me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.” – Philippians 1:21 Last night, my wife and I … Continue Reading A Christian Death Wish
A few years ago I was heading to work in Manhattan. My typical commute involved a bus ride to the … Continue Reading “It’s Just Not Worth It…”
Before the festivities start tonight, consider three thing: Consider Your Failings. Consider your doubts and struggles to be good parents, … Continue Reading Consider This Christmas Eve…
Most of you that do know me, know that I am the church treasurer (among other things) for our NYC … Continue Reading Church Plant Memoirs: Switching on the Worshipper
Open to me the gates of righteousness, that I may enter through them and give thanks to the Lord. This … Continue Reading And So It Begins…
It’s Saturday evening, March 21st, 2020. We are closing out the first week of this coronavirus pandemic here in NYC. … Continue Reading A High-Definition God
Preaching once again in my home Church. The topic? Loaves and Fish.
Filling in for a traveling pastor again. I share a message on Exodus 11:4 – 12:14
I preached this sermon on July 14th, 2019, When I filled in for my Pastor, who was on a well-deserved … Continue Reading What Do We Find On The Mountaintop?: A Sermon
Stop Sign Theology. All I need to know about your spiritual condition, I can discover by watching you drive your … Continue Reading The CHF Articles: Stop Sign Theology.
I preached this sermon on December 30, 2018. If you happen to give it a listen, I hope you find … Continue Reading New Year’s Remembrances: A Sermon
I think we can all agree that there is not a more popular writer on Christ Hold Fast than Chad … Continue Reading The CHF Articles: I’m Not Chad Bird
Sitting at a dimly lit bar, drinking a Newcastle Ale, I can feel the allure of being here. It’s lunchtime. … Continue Reading What I Found At The Bottom of My Glass…
You see the picture on the right? Some people look at this picture and see the determination of the tree pushing … Continue Reading Life, From Brokenness
Jesus… You have never given up, never surrendered. Even upon dying, you never wavered. You never stood stronger than when … Continue Reading Statues Fall, Christ Remains