ONLINE CHURCH! The very words bring strong emotion to the hearts of many Christians and ministry leaders.

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Eventually, Christian leaders will have to do what they’ve done for 2,000 years. We will have to lead the flocks to which Christ Himself has made us overseers. We cannot permanently abdicate responsibility to temporal powers.

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It really doesn’t matter if you’re a Republican or a Democrat. You could be a diehard Dallas Cowboys fan and find that you’ll agree with a Philadelphia Eagles fan, at least on this one point. Even the redneck and the socialite will find common ground here. I think we can all agree. During this COVID-19 […]

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301 years ago, Robinson Crusoe, widely considered the First English Novel, was released in England to enormous praise.  Audiences loved the simple story of a castaway who spends 28 years on a remote tropical island near Trinidad.  Poor Crusoe encounters prisoners, mutineers, and even cannibals during his adventurous stay.  Yet the first foes he would face would not come […]

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Today’s Blog is a guest post from my wife, Heather. Enjoy! “Two men went up into the temple to pray; the one a Pharisee, and the other a publican. The Pharisee stood and prayed thus with himself, God, I thank thee, that I am not as other men are, extortioners, unjust, adulterers, or even as […]

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Monday Morning Lies

December 30, 2019

Don’t believe the lie of that deplorable worm who’s already been defeated. You are a child of God, a prince of the Kingdom, and a servant of the Most High God. We don’t bow before idols and we don’t cower before castrated bullies. The Devil, though powerful in his day, has no power over you; no influence in your life that you don’t allow. His downfall began in the Garden of Eden and his conquest was completed at Calvary. It was there that Christ disarmed your enemy, making a public spectacle of him, and shaming them into utter submission.

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Perspective Makes All The Difference

February 11, 2014

What do you see when you look in the mirror? STOP & THINK. How do you view our modern American culture? STOP & THINK. What is your first thought when you think of your spouse? STOP & THINK. When you think about God, what is He like? STOP & THINK. I’m currently in a sermon […]

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Something’s Missing

January 23, 2013

I have often sat with those in our church who have recently come to faith in Jesus Christ, as they retell the story of their conversion there is almost without fail a reference to “something missing.” “I had a job, a family and a home. My life seemed good but something was missing. Then I […]

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Don’t Give Up Now

January 11, 2013

Many of us have made the resolution this year to read the Bible everyday.  Those of us at Southern Hills in Las Vegas are on The Quest (30-Day Spiritual Journey).  And though we all desire to be in the Word of God and be consistent in our devotional time we often find ourselves slipping away […]

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5 Things for which to be Thankful

November 20, 2012

Happy Thanksgiving!  My prayer is that this post finds you in the spirit of the season.  If you are having a difficult time trying to count your blessings this holiday season, let me help.

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5 Things for which to be Thankful

November 20, 2012

Happy Thanksgiving!  My prayer is that this post finds you in the spirit of the season.  If you are having a difficult time trying to count your blessings this holiday season, let me help.

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10 Reasons I Love Las Vegas

October 25, 2012

What kind of pastor would blog about his love for Sin City?  That would be me.  Heather and I love living in Las Vegas and are thankful that the Lord brought us here to start Southern Hills Baptist Church!  Why do I love this town so much?

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