No one worries much if the shovel and salt are in the garage when a sprinkling of snow comes in October or March—but when the blizzard comes, you want to make sure you are ready to deal with it. The greater the importance, the greater the need for confidence. Nothing is more important than a biblical assurance of your salvation. Read More
May 07, 2014
He who goes out weeping, bearing the seed for sowing, shall come home with shouts of joy, bringing his sheaves with him. Psalm 126:6
Healthy things multiply—it’s true, but those who endure in ministry learn to embrace both the weeping and rejoicing that accompany fruitbearing in God’s field. Read More
April 30, 2014
Amen? That’s it? You’re going to close your prayer with an abrupt “AMEN”?
What about the Savior? Read More
April 21, 2014
So proud of and thankful for the worship leadership from Luke MacDonald, Andi Rozier, Josh Buendorf and the entire Vertical Church Band worship and production teams. Praying for them as they rest up from an incredible victorious weekend! Read More
April 17, 2014
What distinguishes Passion Week in a vertical church?
1: Passion Week is a week, not a day or a weekend. We give our people special materials and devotionals to work through personally. We give them music to listen to on their way to church. We are a church family and we love to remember and, ultimately, rejoice together. Check out the website TheDayJesusDied.com, where you will find our Good Friday service from last year and the devotional we led our congregation through this year. Read More
April 09, 2014
“Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you . . . ” (Matthew 28:19-20a) Read More