How to Start a Fire

Sermon Notes from Pastor Kyle TAKEOFF Burning down the garage. TENSION Chicago Fire: The Great Chicago Fire was a conflagration that burned in the American city of Chicago during October 8–10, 1871. The fire killed approximately 300 people, destroyed roughly … Continued

If My Daddy Says it…

PASTOR KYLE’S TOP FIVE DAD LESSONS 1) Never leave home without a diaper… (Yes, I have done this.) 2) Don’t try to bribe your kids with sugary treats right before bedtime.3) Never let your kid watch Caillou (If you’re a … Continued

And He Walked With God

There is a moment when you hold your child in your arms for the first time, that the weight and gravity of the life you are to shape and mold begins to sink in. All of the sudden everything you … Continued

Enjoy Knowing Him

I have been married to my wife Jenny for almost 35 years. I know, it is not a record, but it is a personal best. Jenny is incredibly good looking and has an incredible personality that lights up every room … Continued

Believe (2020)

2020 is upon us and we are leaving the theme of “Fearless” and starting the theme “Believe” I have stated many times over the past year that I wish I would have called the theme “Fear Less” rather than what … Continued

Nothing to See Here

“No, dear brothers and sisters, I have not achieved it, but I focus on this one thing: forgetting the past and looking forward to what lies ahead.” Philippians 3:13 I was heading home from the eye doctor (I hate saying … Continued

[be still, be silent]

I read this line in a blog the other day, “Our modern life has been summed up in three words: hurry, worry, and bury.” We are in a society that demands 5G networks, internet access in our parks, and wearing … Continued

Breaking the Law

By Nathan Christopherson Scientist Henry Morris put to words the 2nd Law of Thermodynamics also known as “the law of decay”. It states that all things tend towards a state of decay or disorder. I see this Law at work … Continued

The Salty Dog Cafe Conundrum

I recall a time when my family and I were headed off on vacation to South Carolina. I had only one place set in my mind during that trip, the Salty Dog Cafe. You have to understand. The food from … Continued

Open Our Eyes

Last weekend, I took a mother-daughter trip with my mom to the cities and we went to hear Heidi Baker speak at a conference. I have looked up to Heidi Baker for a long time as she has a heart … Continued