Author Archives: Pastor Jesse

About Pastor Jesse

I am someone loved by Jesus - a disciple, husband, father, pastor, and engineer. God has a mission and invites us into it. I want to do my part to encourage and equip people for life on that mission!

Sunday Message – Anger Adjustments – James 1:19-22

Do you ever get angry? Do you say or do things in anger you later wish you hadn’t done? There’s a lot of anger today, but it’s nothing new. 2,000 years ago, Jesus brother James gave some very practical and … Continue reading

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Sunday Message: Tell Them Where They Can Hear You!

Life on mission can be very hard whenever we forget who we are and who God is. Today’s message is a reminder – that we need to help one another remember!!! James 1:16-18 (15 minutes). Note: at 7:40, I say … Continue reading

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Sunday Message – The Challenge We Face – James 1:12-16

What is the Crown of Life? Listen in and learn more! Continue reading

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Who You Are and Whose You Are – James 1:9-11, 2:1-8

Good Morning and Happy Sunday! God has invited us into his mission – and remembering who we are on mission determines who gets the glory. We have to help one another get this one right or we risk wasting God’s … Continue reading

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Sunday Message – Finding Wisdom for Influence – James 1:5-8

God has placed you strategically to influence the lives of your neighbors, friends, and family. Could you use more wisdom for this assignment? Of course! No matter where we are, what role we play, or how wide our influence may … Continue reading

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Life Together On Mission – Trials – James 1:1-4

“Consider it pure joy when you endure trials of many and various kinds.”  How does that work?Theologian and pastor Tim Keller says, “In the secular view, suffering is never seen as a meaningful part of life but only as an … Continue reading

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Sunday Message: Revival of Out (Matthew 6:9-15)

Imagine what would happen in the all broken and torn places of this world if every follower of Jesus learned to meet needs like Jesus did, with God’s love, grace, and power. Revival of out looks at what needs to … Continue reading

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Revival of In – Acts 20. Sunday Message

Who helps you find the courage to stay on mission? Who helps you grow to know yourself and to know God better? Who helps you learn from Jesus how to live like Jesus? Who helps you to remember the good … Continue reading

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Getting Ready for Revival – Isaiah 6:1-8

Limited gatherings.  Fewer face-to-face meetings.  Postponed mission work.  This is a time of forced waiting.  What if this season is less about inconvenience and more about God is preparing us for revival.  What if, coming out of this season, we … Continue reading

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Living Stones in God’s Temple (Eph 2:19-22)

In Ephesians 2, there is a remarkable metaphor for the church – we are the living temple of God!  Each of us is a living stone being fitted together to form God’s holy temple!  So how’s the living temple doing … Continue reading

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