A New Command

“A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another: just as I have loved you, you also are to love one another.” – John 13:34 Have you ever really thought about that statement made by Jesus? Have you ever been confused by it? I have. What is...

“Therefore” – by President Dave Ley

It was a warm summer day in July 2006. My wife and I stood in family court before a judge that was going to make a decision about the future lives of three children that we had welcomed into our home. They had been orphaned twice—the first time by their biological...

Fixing Regrets

This week I had a great conversation with a friend about regrets. There have been seasons of my life where everything was shrouded in the darkness of wishing I had made different decisions, said different words, worked harder, etc. so that I would be in a better...

Chosen Differences

Until watching The Chosen (which, if you’re not watching, you’re seriously missing out) I never thought much about the interpersonal dynamics between Jesus’ disciples, particularly those between Matthew and the fishermen brothers Peter and Andrew....