Pastor Jon (Page 2)

Instill Joy or Steal Joy?

Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, my friend Doug goes to dialysis.  Today it was my privilege to take him.  On the ride there he shared with me how the Lord is at work at the dialysis center where he receives treatment.  One of the patients is preparing to be baptized this coming Sunday and one of…

Does Your Life Matter?

As I listen to people talk about how “All Lives Matter” and “Black Lives Matter” the Holy Spirit gently spoke to my heart and asked me “Does your life matter?” The Holy Spirit always has a way about getting to the heart of the matter.  The question He is asking leads to two conclusions.  First, “Does my life matter to…

Better than Duct Tape

  “He (Jesus) is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all creation. For everything was created by Him (Jesus), in heaven and on earth, the visible and the invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or authorities-all things have been created through Him (Jesus) and for Him (Jesus).  He (Jesus) is before…