Back To School Advice from Proverbs

Back To School Advice from Proverbs

Today is the first day of 2017/18 school year at Hollywood Christian School. It is always exciting to see the students return.   Moms and dads are in the hallways taking their children’s pictures with teachers. The students are neatly dressed in their...
Let’s Hit The Streets!

Let’s Hit The Streets!

This past Sunday, Pastor David Rosa of Cruciform Church preached a tremendous message on prayer from Hebrews 4:15, 16 titled, “What If Everyone Prayed?” If you weren’t able to attend, you can listen to the message here:...
Redeemed!

Redeemed!

You are redeemed! You have been rescued from destruction, purchased from slavery and freed from bondage. What a truly amazing thought! Yet, many believers are unfamiliar with what that truth exactly means. We know the information; we just don’t understand the...
Faith and Obedience

Faith and Obedience

In Sunday’s message we observed how Peter, Andrew, James and John responded immediately to the Lord’s command to follow Him. Their obedience was instantaneous and without hesitation. We, thus, concluded that true faith results in obedience. Dietrich...
Lessons From Five Years Of Ministry

Lessons From Five Years Of Ministry

Back in 2011, nine months after coming to Hollywood Community Church, I wrote a blog article titled, “Confessions of a New Pastor” in which I laid out some of the very personal and ministry lessons God was teaching me.  You can find that article in...