My heart (as well as those of other pastors) has been heavy over the last few weeks as the evangelical world has been rocked by accusations directed at a high-profile pastor named Bill Hybels. (more…)
We are so blessed to have a team of communicators here at Whitewater who passionately and creatively share God’s Word. (more…)
Bob Franquiz, Founder of Church Ninja, said he watched a video once about famed investor Warren Buffet (the third richest man in America). Besides going to McDonald’s every day (which is hilarious), he gave a tour of his office.
Some weeks I absolutely love being a pastor at a church like Whitewater. (There are a few days that I don’t too, but that’s another Direct!) (more…)
1. Our Donor Day this week was a big success! (more…)
What is the church really? In our Like Jesus journey last Sunday, we talked about that.
This is the day we celebrate our love for those who mean the most to us. Here are four things I love today (besides those candy sweet tarts)! (more…)
1. I get to teach about things I love. Last Sunday, I got to teach from John 3 with the help of my granddaughter Brooklyn.
We are blessed to have people serve on our staff who love the church and want to be Like Jesus. As the church has grown, so has our staff in many ways. (more…)
I can’t wait for this weekend: we’ll kick off our new series called Think Like Jesus. Every week, we’ll be asking a simple question: What did Jesus think was true? (more…)
What an awesome Christmas Eve at Whitewater! I heard about it all the way in Virginia where our family was celebrating Christmas this year. (more…)
For Elvis it was blue and for us it was red last week. I’m talking about the new series we launched last Sunday – The Colors of Christmas. I bet you see a ton of red this week if you look! (more…)