Are You as Happy as You Can Be?

Today’s (local and global) economic climate, political climate, and even literal climate have many people worried. Instability in economy threaten people’s livelihood and standard of living. The local and global political climate has created a lot of tension among citizens all over the world. Even literal climate (Southern California drought and global warming) have people worried! It…

Finishing the Race (Anthony Kidd)

We apologize for the hiatus. Things have been quite busy, and our family has a new addition! I’ll post more in the days to come just to keep things going. Thank you so much for sticking around. Here is the sermon from our church anniversary this past Sunday. If you are discouraged in life and…

OT Narrative Sermon Series

On a typical Sunday, you’ll find us in the book of Philippians where Pastor Mark is continuing his exposition. On the days that I preach, we are going through the book of Ephesians. But during this past summer, the elders thought it would be a refreshing time to spend some Sundays in the Old Testament. Since…

Feeling Low? Look Up High!

This past week I preached a sermon that surveyed Leviticus 10-16. Every summer (July-Aug) our church does a summer sermon series and this year we chose to do a series on selected OT narratives. The reason we chose to do OT narratives is because the normal preaching pastor(s) are currently in the middle of expository sermons through…

Proverbs Lectures by Bruce Waltke

In 2007, Bruce Waltke conducted a few lectures at Dallas Theological Theological Seminary called “The Fundamentals for Preaching the Proverbs.” Their YouTube channel uploaded these lectures on their account. During my Sunday school class on Proverbs, I found Waltke’s Proverbs commentary (Chaps 15-31) to be one of the better exegetical commentaries on the book. Though I may not…