The Message That Changed the World (Acts 13:13-41)

This past Sunday, I taught through Acts 13:13-41. In this passage, we are given a glimpse into one of the very first sermons preached by the Apostle Paul. By slowing down and studying this passage, we learn the core details of the message proclaimed by the early church that literally transformed the world. Below theContinue reading “The Message That Changed the World (Acts 13:13-41)”

Important Update for Renovation Church

On Sunday, October 4th we are moving indoors to the American Legion and asking all people to wear masks (see previous post for the official statement). There have been a few questions that have come in so I wanted to write a brief post to answer them. Q: If I am physically unable to wearContinue reading “Important Update for Renovation Church”

Spirit-Led Ministry (Acts 13:1-12)

This past Sunday I had the honor of teaching through Acts 13:1-12. In this passage, we see five characteristics that MUST be evident in our church in order to survive (and thrive) in a post-Christian society. The “Sermon Discussion Guide” is below the message. We will be meeting via Zoom on Wednesday night at 8pmContinue reading “Spirit-Led Ministry (Acts 13:1-12)”

COVID-19 Update from Renovation Church

Renovation Church Family, We will be moving our services indoors to the American Legion beginning on Sunday, October 4th. Since COVID-19 cases continue to rise exponentially in South Dakota (and in Minnehaha County) we want you to know that your safety and well-being is our priority. Since there are people in our congregation who areContinue reading “COVID-19 Update from Renovation Church”

Should Young Children Take Communion?

Yesterday, I received a very good question from a member of Renovation Church in regards to young children and communion. If you have attended our church recently, you will know that during the communion time I tell parents that it is up to them to decide whether or not their children are ready to partakeContinue reading “Should Young Children Take Communion?”

A Tale of Two Kings (Acts 12:18-23)

This past Sunday, I had the honor of teaching through Acts 12:18-23. In this message, I compare and contrast King Herod with King Jesus to help people understand the difference between the Kingdom of God and the Kingdom of Darkness. The Sermon Discussion Guide can be found below the video to help you go deeperContinue reading “A Tale of Two Kings (Acts 12:18-23)”

I Am Pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree

I may be the only person who went from an Associate’s Degree to a Master’s Degree and now a Bachelor’s Degree but here I go embarking on another degree. Ashley & I have come to the conclusion that I have an addiction to education but I (think) that’s a good addiction. Beginning this Fall, IContinue reading “I Am Pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree”