Posts by Jeff Jones

Chills Across My Spine

Excellent thoughts by Kevin Thompson. Amidst all the political theater that is going on, this is the most dangerous to people of all religions. This should send chills across the spine of people of all faiths. Does Bernie Sanders Hate the Constitution (or Just Christians)?

The Word and the Spirit

Andrew Thompson has written a great article on the relationship between the Holy Spirit and Scripture.  Many people claim to be following the Spirit, but what does that mean? Jeff The Word and The Spirit Andrew Thompson Many of the more contentious arguments in the church today are over social issues. That has certainly been…

The Art of Dying

In earlier times, followers of Christ were greatly concerned with dying well.  Death was thought of as an opportunity to witness to our belief that “death has been swallowed up in victory.”  In our modern world, death is relegated to hospital rooms and nursing homes where people often go to die in private to “spare”…

A Call to Christian Unity

This is a classic sermon from John Wesley.  The issues are different today, but the thought process is similar.  The best part is the last third of the sermon so don’t give up. A Catholic Spirit “And when he left there, [Jehu] met Jehonadab the son of Rechab coming to meet him, and he greeted…

Before you post…

Christians are called to flavor every environment that we enter.  This includes the social media world.  A great clarifying question to ask before you post anything on social media is simply this:  “Does this post make me feel better or does it create better?”.  When we post to make ourselves feel better, we join the…

Join Me in Prayer

Will you join me in prayer for our church?  God wants to do greater things through our church family, but His power, grace, and healing will not be experienced without a people who are joined together in prayer.  We saw God work in amazing ways this year.  Relationships were restored, young and old professed faith…

Read Scripture

So you’ve decided that you are going to read the bible.  Awesome!  I am excited for you to encounter God’s Word and be transformed. So let’s move from good intentions and hope to being intentional and having a plan.  Most people are familiar with a plan that has you reading through the whole bible in…