This message is from September 16, 2018, at Pantano Christian Church, and was part 4 of a series called “Contrast”, a look at 1 Peter. So stoked I got to tell everyone that Jesus has a plan and purpose for them this weekend. If you missed it, or if you don’t know that, or if […]Read More A Special People – sermon video
I met Jesus in 2001. I gave my life to him that spring, and found my calling to ministry that winter. Since then, God has graciously helped me leave behind so much sin and self-interest. I have a beautiful wife, twin daughters, and an amazing dog-beast named Fluffy. I currently serve as the Student Ministry […]Read More I’m Brian and I love Jesus.
Genesis 11:1-9 contains the brief account of the Tower of Babel. Some write this off as a myth, partially because it seems too obviously connected to the word “babble”. While there is a tenuous connection to that term, not only in English, but also in Hebrew (sounds like the word for confusion) and many other […]Read More Thoughts on the Tower of Babel (Genesis 11:1-9)
Tonight, I was walking the dog with my girls before dinner. There was a pretty great sunset, and as usual, they begged me to take out my phone and take a photo or three. So I did. As they always do, they rode off down the sidewalk on their scooters while I meandered along with […]Read More “Daddy, I See Heaven!”
Answering questions submitted by students at Pantano Student Ministry. Scripture used: James 5; Luke 11Read More “How Do I Pray For People?” – Student Q&A
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This year, at CIY MOVE, we baptized 10 people! First a couple guys in the pool: Then a bunch more in the river: And then two more in the pool:Read More Baptisms are the Best!
Every year at United Christian Youth Camp (UCYC), they auction off the summer staff to raise money for a great organization called 1Mission. (Our church, Pantano Christian, partners with 1Mission as well.) So they raised like $1,400 or so doing that. Then the next day, a staffer came up and asked if they could try […]Read More Shaved My Beard For Missions