February 19, 2020

What are you skeptical about in life?  When I asked that in worship last week, I thought I heard someone say “politicians.”  No doubt many are skeptical about what politicians say and promise.  I asked my wife what she was skeptical about and she had some interesting a...

February 12, 2020

What do you know about the devil and demons?  Some people think about them too much and others don’t think about them nearly enough.  Where do you stand?  

A friend reminded me of a famous quote from C.S. Lewis:  “There are two equal and opposite errors into w...

February 5, 2020

What inspires your worship?  What inspires your praise?  No doubt it is knowing who God is and what He has done for you.  Knowing that we are remarkably flawed by sin, but graciously forgiven in Jesus Christ inspires our worship!  

Last week, we lear...

January 30, 2020

Early in Jesus’ ministry we see Him healing a lot of sickness.  In fact, His popularity began to soar in part because of that.  In Luke 5:17-26, there is an amazing story of some friends of a paralyzed man going to great lengths, and heights, to get their friend i...

January 22, 2020

Have you ever looked in your rearview mirror to see those dreaded blue lights of a police car barreling down on you?  Even if you weren’t the one the officer was after, your heart may still skip a beat.  Do you know why?  Because you know that, even if it wasn’t you th...

January 16, 2020

Rejection is horribly painful.  If you have ever been left out, blackballed, or outcast, you know how much it hurt and the sadness it caused.  Some people wrongly think that God has rejected them, shunned them, turned His back on them; but the truth is, God doesn't rej...

January 9, 2020

What would it look like for you to "experience Jesus" as you begin a new year, a new decade?  At Watermark, we are spending the first eight weeks of the new year delving into some amazing, first-hand experiences captured in the Bible that people had with Jesus.  We lau...

January 1, 2020

Happy New Year!   Are you looking forward to a great year in 2020?  Of course you are; I am too!  Last night I was laying awake in bed, trying to go back to sleep.  After spending some time in prayer, I decided to think back over the past five decades of my life (when...

December 25, 2019

Merry Christmas!  Today we are celebrating God’s wonderful gift of love to all who believe.  Jesus Christ is God’s gift of love for you!  16 For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but h...

December 18, 2019

Are you experiencing any joy this Christmas season?   Let’s face it, sometimes, the pressures we face this time of year can rob us of the joy that should come with the “most wonderful time of the year.”   There are plenty of pressures… finding that perfect gift, keepin...