FAMILY WORSHIP SUNDAY… YES!!!!!!

Let me take just a quick minute to say, “THANK YOU!!!” Thank you for being the most amazing community of Jesus lovers that I have ever walked through life with. Thank you for being a community that loves our children. Thank you for wanting to see little ones worship and play and do “Ring Around the Rosie” during worship. Thank …

It All Comes Down To Perspective

“What is man, that you make so much of him, and that you set your heart on him, visit him every morning and test him every moment?” ― Job 7:17-18 (ESV) It all comes down to perspective. These two verses can be spoken during the highest of mountaintop experiences as well as the deepest of valleys. Let me explain. HIGHEST …

Don’t Settle for Anything Less Than…

“The LORD bless you…” ― Psalm 128:5 (ESV) These four words made me stop this morning. They stopped me like a sunset over the Pacific that leaves you feeling so small and yet valued and loved, knowing that a Creator painted that to close down your day. “The LORD bless you.” And at first glance, it is easy to gloss …

Read Scripture – Hosea 1-5

What happens when God tells his prophet, Hosea, to marry a prostitute? That’s how this book of the Bible starts, painting for us an amazing picture of God’s faithfulness to us in the midst of our neglect and unfaithfulness toward him.

THANK YOU FOR WALKING FOR WATER

I just wanted to take a quick minute to thank those of you who were able to be part of the 6K Walk for Water through World Vision this past weekend. I was told that we had about 30 people participate in this, which means that we are part of the 50,000 total people who participated in it, bringing about …

Read Scripture ― Psalm 112

What is the blessed life and how do we get it? We look at Psalm 112 from today’s reading from the Bible reading program that we are going through. If you want to jump into the Bible reading plan, just go to http://readscripture.org and download the app to your phone. When it asks you the start date for reading plan, …

His Cross + Our Cross

What a statement for Jesus to make. It seems too difficult to actually follow through with. LUKE 9:24 | And he said to all, “If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me.” “Deny self? I kind of get that. But did he say ‘take up your cross?’” The first-century …

Something Happened Sunday

Hey Purpose Claremont,I just wanted to take a quick minute to acknowledge something. And here it is: our worship gathering this past Sunday left me speechless and in awe. The preacher? Eh!!! He will do. 🙂 But the time that we spent in prayer, on our knees, for another country of people crying out to God on their behalf to …