The Gospel of Mephibosheth: Forgiveness and Redemption When the King Claims His Throne

On December 13th, 2017, I preached to the high school students of Pleasant Valley Baptist Church.  PV students are one of my favorite groups to preach to as I know and love them well (I was one for my entire childhood and teen years). I don’t usually post sermon links online, but as I’ve sent … Continue reading The Gospel of Mephibosheth: Forgiveness and Redemption When the King Claims His Throne

Heaven Will Be Miserable

I don’t know anyone who would honestly say that they didn’t want to go to Heaven.  Heaven is the one place of true peace and perfection that we all wish to reach.  At virtually every funeral I’ve ever attended, the speaker has referred to the deceased as having “gone to a better place”.  Our cultural … Continue reading Heaven Will Be Miserable

“Sin No More”

Over the course of the four Gospels, Jesus heals a multitude of people. These healings are some of the most striking stories of Jesus’ life. This unknown man from an unknown town continually shows His authority over storms and sickness. As we read these stories, we are to be rightly amazed, but at times it … Continue reading “Sin No More”

Reckless Abandon

*This piece is a guest post was written by Cole Moog, a close friend and former small group guy of mine, as a reflection on his time interning at Pleasant Valley Baptist Church for the youth ministry during the Summer of 2017*   Hey y’all for those of who don’t know me, my name is … Continue reading Reckless Abandon