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.

Help from Christmas

It is a mistake to think the church has a mission.  The church does not have a mission.  God has a mission.  God’s mission has a church. God’s mission is most clearly evident in Jesus.  In Jesus, the God of … Continue reading

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Hope and Gratitude

Disciples of Jesus are called to be hope-filled people.  If there’s one thing this missional approach to life has helped me with, it’s hope.  God has a mission and invites us into it.  How can that not bring hope?  And … Continue reading

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The Power of Gratitude

This Sunday night, we gather for worship at 6:45pm in the St. Johns Room of Faith Community Church (3450 CR210, 32259) to be equipped to walk the journey before us with renewed joy and strength.  Come and discover the power … Continue reading

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Praying for Your Fighters

This Saturday Night, we’ll be at Nicholl’s Barn – located on the Bernath Family Farm – (for Google Maps, enter this address: 3445 SR13, 32259.)  We’ll get started about 6:45.  And there will be dessert! A few years back I … Continue reading

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Fighting for the People You Love

Are you in a spiritual battle for the people you love? At LoveFirst Coast we know that feeling. And we’d like to pass on what we have been learning about praying with authority. We’d consider it an honor to support … Continue reading

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Encouragement for Prayer

In my walk with Jesus I am feeling all the more compelled to pray.  This Sunday, we’ll be gathering for worship and our focus for the evening will be finding encouragement in the Ups, Ins, and Outs of prayer. We’ll … Continue reading

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Half Day Retreat: How To and Report

[Upcoming Dates for LoveFirst Coast Gatherings:  Healing and Intercessory Prayer Service  November 11 at Nicholl’s Barn, (3445 SR13, 32259).  Worship Gatherings October 8, 22, and November 19 in the St. Johns Room at FCC (3450 CR210, 32259)  All gatherings are … Continue reading

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