26 September

Discipleship 801

This series of blogs is designed to complement two sermon series: The More You’ve Never Seen Before and The Bucket Project. The purpose of these “discipleship” blogs is to give you the information you need about being discipled and being a discipler. Since these blogs are intended to be a resource, they’re a modified version of my teaching […]

22 September

Perspective: The way we see things

It’s all very well talking about being poured out and filled up when the going’s good… but what about when the going gets tough? When the storms of life kick in (because they will), how do you stay focused on the bigger picture and not drown in a pool of adversity? Perspective. The way you see […]

18 September

Discipleship 701

This series of blogs is designed to complement two sermon series: The More You’ve Never Seen Before and The Bucket Project. The purpose of these “discipleship” blogs is to give you the information you need about being discipled and being a discipler. Since these blogs are intended to be a resource, they’re a modified version of my teaching […]

15 September

Serving from outside the boat

A recurring theme in our current sermon series is that when we do what we can do, God will do what we can’t do. It doesn’t matter how many times we hear that truth… we’ll often only believe it when we’ve experienced it. Take “serving others” as an example. This is one way God fills […]

11 September

Discipleship 601

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This series of blogs is designed to complement two sermon series: The More You’ve Never Seen Before and The Bucket Project. The purpose of these “discipleship” blogs is to give you the information you need about being discipled and being a discipler. Since these blogs are intended to be a resource, they’re a modified version of my teaching […]

8 September

Discipline isn’t the Problem

Wanna know what the non-negotiables of The Bucket Project are? Personal disciplines. Oh, I heard that groan! Stick with me, though… you may discover they’re actually your friend… Most of us struggle with personal disciplines, often getting to the point where we’re questioning if the effort is really worth it, or beating ourselves up for […]

4 September

Discipleship 501

This series of blogs is designed to complement two sermon series: The More You’ve Never Seen Before and The Bucket Project. The purpose of these “discipleship” blogs is to give you the information you need about being discipled and being a discipler. Since these blogs are intended to be a resource, they’re a modified version of my teaching […]

1 September

There’s a Hole in my Bucket

Let’s be honest. None of us feel permanently “filled up”; in fact, many of us never feel “filled up”. What’s up with that? Do our buckets leak? They do. The pressures of work, the responsibilities of marriage, the challenges of parenting… the busyness of life drains us of the life-giving fullness that comes from the […]

28 August

Discipleship 401

This series of blogs is designed to complement two sermon series: The More You’ve Never Seen Before and The Bucket Project. The purpose of these “discipleship” blogs is to give you the information you need about being discipled and being a discipler. Since these blogs are intended to be a resource, they’re a modified version of my teaching […]

25 August

Fill Me Up, Pour Me Out

Who are the people in your life who are difference makers? Who are the people who sharpen you? Who are the people who challenge you? Who are the people who call you up to a higher standard? God brings people into our life who are influential friends, who give us positive instruction, who are a […]