Author Archives: Pastor Jesse

About Pastor Jesse

I am someone loved by Jesus - a disciple, husband, father, pastor, and engineer. I am passionate about making deeply surrendered disciples of Jesus who are motivated and equipped to make more.

LoveFirst Coast July

We’ll be taking a break from organized, scheduled events for July.  It’s a good season to rest.  In August, we’ll resume our gatherings, but with one change: Instead of meeting every other Sunday for Worship Gatherings and every other Monday … Continue reading

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Three Healing Steps – John 11

We are called to be a part of God’s work of healing, but how?  For some insight, we look to see how Jesus does that in John 11 where we see him… Listen, Love, and Pray. Special thanks to PRMI, … Continue reading

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Invited Into Healing? Acts 9:10-19

Good Morning!  The call to follow Jesus includes an invitation into God’s ministry of healing!  If you are reluctant to step into that, there’s a guy you could identify with in the book of Acts. This is the day that … Continue reading

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Do you want to be a healer?

Announcements:  This Monday night, 7pm huddle reunion on Zoom. If you want to be a part of that, shoot me an email or a text or even a facebook/instagram direct message would probably work.  I’ll fill you in. Also, LoveFirst … Continue reading

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What’s Ailing You? Do You Want To Be Healed? LoveFirst Coast Sunday Message

Anger, anxiety, suspicion, fear, depression…  There is so much of that right now! But none of that captures the life for which we were created.  There is an alternative!  What would that life look like?  Is it available to us?  … Continue reading

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Seem like hell out there? Let’s gather for worship – because mission matters!

This captures my imagination: Jesus once said that the gates of hell would not prevail against his church.  Wow!  And the church is on the move!  But what is this church Jesus speaks of?  What is it’s clearest, simplest form?  … Continue reading

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Pentecost Sunday

Happy Pentecost Sunday! Jeremiah 29:11 is one of the most popular verses in America.  But how often have you looked beneath to discover more about the plans God has for us.  When I think of this verse, I often jump … Continue reading

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The Why of Mission

“Start with Why” Simon Sinek says.  What is the “Why” of mission?  Before Jesus sent the apostles out on a mission that is still impacting us today, he spent forty days going the why.  Why are you on mission? (Or why … Continue reading

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Your Mission

Have you been drawn into God’s mission?  Why?  Can I share with you why I’m on mission – because I wouldn’t be surprised if it’s the same for you? To explain, let me ask this: What do you think of … Continue reading

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Knowledge, Love, and Action!

Jesus not only brings us into a relationship with himself, he invites us to represent him.  How’s that going where you are? Sometimes, the problem is not what we know or don’t know – it’s what we do (or don’t do.)  … Continue reading

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