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Ministry Update & Call to Action!

By |2018-09-05T07:59:51-05:00September 5th, 2018|Blog|

So it's been nearly a year since we journeyed to Northern Virginia to plant Cross & Crown Church. We spent the first several months together as a core team prayerfully laying out our vision and plans as to what the future may look like if we take seriously our mission: "All of Christ, for all of life." Our reason for existence is quite simple: to equip men, women, and children to press the crown rights of King Jesus into every area of life. We understand that the goal of the Christian life is not to be locked up inside the four [...]

“I’m a church person”

By |2017-06-14T12:26:00-05:00June 14th, 2017|Blog|

Yesterday my friend (and his wife) and I were at the Saginaw death-pit preaching Christ and him crucified. There were approximately 5 babies killed there yesterday, and while pretty much every interaction we had was tranquil, one interaction disturbed me. The interaction was with one of the grandmothers who, upon dropping off the young girl who was pregnant, left with what I assume was either her other daughter, or a friend. Either way, they dropped off the girl to Molech, and drove off thinking that the priests of Baal might be able to help. Anyhow, while leaving, they rolled down [...]

we must kill it, and do so quickly.

By |2011-10-27T12:40:09-05:00October 27th, 2011|Blog|

I preached through an interesting passage this past week and it was the part where Jesus asks, “Who are my mother and my brothers?” Here Jesus says that the blood that runs through our veins (Jewish blood at the time!) is not what defines the true people of God anymore; no, the blood of Jesus is what unites the people of God. In other words, the called-out gathered and scattered ones (read: Church) are on the same team. It just so happens that at the Pumpkin Festival Parade only minutes after preaching this sermon, I had two separate conversations with two very different people from two [...]