Pastor & Crystal_arc_WeddingToday is my 17th wedding anniversary. Crystal and I met at Los Angeles High School more 25 years ago. We have been together for more than 20 years. Three kids, two pastorates, and one transcontinental translation later, we are still going strong. Crystal is my Sunshine! I love her desperately. And I pray the Lord bless us to grow really old together – even though I am way ahead of her on that one!

Next weekend – December 18, 2015 at 7 PM – the Shiloh Church Choir will record a live worship CD, under the leadership of our Pastor of Worship & Arts – Joe Pace. Pray God will be glorified and lives will be changed in this special night of worship.

Check out the new article I wrote this week: So Do You Write Your Own Sermons? 

David Murray: The Preacher and His Technology

David Prince: The Preeminence of Christ in Preaching – Old or New Testament

Steve Mathewson: 6 Ways Not to Preach the Birth of Jesus

David Murray: 7 Joys of Pastoral Ministry

Keith Mathison: Reflections on the Top 25 Christian Classics

Ron Edmondson: 7 Suggestions to Have the Best Christmas Ever

Donald Whitney: 10 Questions to ask at you Christmas gathering 

Gavin Ortlund: 5 Strategies for Daily Bible Reading

Tim Challies: Plan Your 2016 Devotions with a Bible-Reading Calendar

Carey Nieuwhof: 6 Easy Ways to Undermine Your Leadership on Social Media

Thom Rainer: Seven Situations Where Your Church Should Not Have Greeters

BOOK OF THE WEEK: Do More Better by Tim Challies 

WEBSITE OF THE WEEK: Challies Dot Come | Tim Challies

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