“Rejection: 4 Essentials for Facing One of Our Greatest Fears” • John 6:60-71 (sermon)

This is the Creekstone message from Sunday, May 31, 2015. Here are the 4 essentials. Listen to the full message below. 1. Truth is not always popular. This requires that we face challenges and take risks. 2. You must know who you are in order to live by the truth. The Father's validation of us … Continue reading “Rejection: 4 Essentials for Facing One of Our Greatest Fears” • John 6:60-71 (sermon)

“4 Marks of a Counterfeit Christian” • John 6:22-40

In John 6, many people are following Jesus. He has fed the 5,000. He has demonstrated his power and authority over nature by walking on water. But many of the crowds of potential disciples were counterfeits. They looked like disciples outwardly, but were not real on the inside. What characterizes a counterfeit Christian? What are … Continue reading “4 Marks of a Counterfeit Christian” • John 6:22-40

Sixty-Second Videos to Follow Up Sunday’s Message on Anxiety

In a desire to provide more practical help through Sunday messages and during the week, I will post short, sixty second follow up posts the following week that will review applications, go deeper on occasion and sometimes take a different angle than was addressed in the sermon. For one-minute follow up videos to this past Sunday's message, … Continue reading Sixty-Second Videos to Follow Up Sunday’s Message on Anxiety

WWJS

Many of us are familiar with the WWJD acrostic that stands for What Would Jesus Do? The idea is that when faced with moral or ethical dilemmas, we should appeal to the example of Jesus. I have no argument against that. However, from my experience, I often fail to do what he would do. Sometimes, … Continue reading WWJS