August 15, 2016

Trademarks of a Disciple: Respect & Honor

Deep respect and honor can be experienced only when one begins to work alongside those who lead us doing the work of the ministry.

July 18, 2016

Letters to CWLA: Pastor Scott

“For over ten years now, as I have served as your pastor, I have continually thanked God for the work that he is doing in your hearts.”

July 14, 2016

The Gospel and the Ethics of Work

“The topic of workplace ethics necessarily covers more than just the way in which we treat the people that we work with, but our entire goal in what we are trying to accomplish and the way in which we go about making it happen.”

June 26, 2016

Announcing Grace Iranian Church

“Please join me in praying for the launch of Grace Iranian Church and if you see any of them on campus, welcome them and let them know how excited we are to have them here. To God be the glory.”

November 11, 2015

The Kids Next Door

I’d like to take the opportunity to shine the spotlight on that type of orphan here: older kids in foster care.

November 4, 2015

A Call For Deep Humility & Passionate Care

God is calling us (every single Christian) to deep humility and a passionate care for the poor and needy, especially those Christians who have an excess of food and have the capability of living in prosperous ease.

October 28, 2015

2 Reasons for Adoption

“There are two realities that have drawn me in to the world of adoption: 1. God’s unimaginable adoption of us 2. The overwhelming number of orphans in our city without a permanent family.”

September 30, 2015

Beautiful and Broken

"When we live out the gospel by letting Christ break down that wall of hostility in our relationships, attitudes, interactions, and assumptions, we live as the New Creation that God has called us to be, and He redeems the brokenness and displays the beauty of His grace."

Evangelism in the City

Whether you grew up in Los Angeles or you are a transplant, whether you have lived here for 60 years or 6 months, and whether you are planning on staying for the rest of your life or leaving as soon as you can, God has a plan for you here.

August 24, 2015

The Good Ambassador

"An ambassador fails miserably if they don’t understand the message that they have been sent to communicate."