Two Homes Lost in Garretson (And How YOU Can Help!)

On Thursday, May 11th two families lost their homes to a horrible fire. Thankfully, no people were hurt but pets were lost in the blaze. For one of these families – the Ellis family – this was the second time in two years that they lost their home. The first time happened in a windstormContinue reading “Two Homes Lost in Garretson (And How YOU Can Help!)”

The Great Invitation (Message)

Here is a message I recently preached about the Samaritan woman Jesus encounters at the well. I pray that it encourages you in your faith and helps you understand just how much God loves you! (If you are reading this in your e-mail you may have to go to the actual page to watch theContinue reading “The Great Invitation (Message)”

Garretson Campus Birthday Party!

Today I had the honor of celebrating the birthday of the Garretson Campus of The Rescue Church! The Rescue Church is a multi-site church with a vision of impacting rural communities with the Gospel. I have been incredibly encouraged by God’s faithfulness over the past year and a half of ministry. Ultimately, the church existsContinue reading “Garretson Campus Birthday Party!”

Join me at Church Online!

I recently shot a new introduction video for the iCampus of The Rescue Church. As many of you know, one of my roles is the iCampus Pastor. Our iCampus is our ministry that we use to reach all over the world with the incredible news of Jesus’ life, death, and resurrection! If you have notContinue reading “Join me at Church Online!”

Why Seminary?

As some of you may know, I will begin attending Sioux Falls Seminary this Fall. I have received many questions and congratulations as I begin my new journey into higher education. With that being said, I also believe people have assumed certain reasons as to why I am going – some of them being trueContinue reading “Why Seminary?”

Walk With the Wise

We are currently in a series called #WISDOM at The Rescue Church. We are using this series to study the remarkable book of Proverbs. Proverbs was written by the wisest man who has ever lived (next to Jesus), named King Solomon. Proverbs consists of short phrases with profound meaning – similar to a Twitter feed! ThisContinue reading “Walk With the Wise”

Radical Honesty

If you have not read the first four posts in this series, be sure to read them below: Ladder of Humility (Part One) Ladder of Humility (Part Two) Ladder of Humility (Part Three) Ladder of Humility (Part Four) Imagine this scenario: You are sitting in the waiting room of a hospital, looking over a magazine.Continue reading “Radical Honesty”

God Chooses Weak People.

Check out the Message that inspired this post by clicking HERE! Have you ever faced a challenge and felt COMPLETELY inadequate and unprepared? I have felt this way for the past eleven months (and still do). I have the honor and privilege of pastoring The Rescue Church in Garretson, SD. I remember having many conversationsContinue reading “God Chooses Weak People.”

Kickball and Palm Trees

(Below is a guest post from Jon Sanders. Jon serves as the Lead Pastor of The RESCUE Church, a multi-site church with a huge vision for reaching rural communities for Jesus Christ.  You can connect with Jon @ jonsanders.org) “Delight yourself in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart.” –Continue reading “Kickball and Palm Trees”