Category Archives: Life Transformation

My Reward for Obedience = A Harder Life?

So you’ve made a decision to obey God in a certain area of your life?  That’s great.  It really is.  But I have to tell you something you probably don’t want to hear. Are you ready? Chances are very good … Continue reading

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The RESCUE Church is coming to Garretson!

It is my pleasure to announce the next multi-site location of The RESCUE Church will be opening in Garretson, SD (Lord willing) sometime in 2014! God has given our church a vision to bring healthy, growing church campuses to rural … Continue reading

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My Reading List for 2013

It has been said that, “Leaders are readers.”  I believe this is true.  I have learned SO MUCH through the discipline of being a reader.  I constantly encourage my staff toward personal growth and development by being readers. A few … Continue reading

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What can a Broken iPod teach us about God?

This is a guest post written by Sam Pickard, Colman Campus Pastor of The RESCUE Church. Sunday was a great day!  It was a day that started with an extra hour sleep due to the time change followed by an … Continue reading

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Don’t let pride cheat you today!

Hi.  My name is Jon Sanders and I struggle with pride.  Lately, God has been dealing with me about the hideous sin of pride that so easily creeps up in my life, but seems to go so easily undetected. In … Continue reading

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One of the Lamest Excuses Christians Give for Leaving their Church – Part 4

AUTHORS NOTE:  This blog post is the final of a four-part series dealing with the real reasons “mature” believers walk away from a healthy church family using the excuse, “We’re just not being fed anymore.”  To read the original post click HERE. REAL REASON … Continue reading

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One of the Lamest Excuses Christians Give for Leaving their Church – Part 3

AUTHORS NOTE:  This blog post is the third of a four-part series dealing with the real reasons “mature” believers walk away from a healthy church family using the excuse, “We’re just not being fed anymore.”  To read the original post click HERE. REAL REASON … Continue reading

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One of the Lamest Excuses Christians Give for Leaving their Church – Part 2

  AUTHORS NOTE:  This blog post is the second of a four-part series dealing with the real reasons “mature” believers walk away from a healthy church family using the excuse, “We’re just not being fed anymore.”  To read the original post click … Continue reading

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One of the Lamest Excuses Christians Give for Leaving their Church – Part 1

“We’re just not being fed anymore.” Having spent my entire life in and around pastoral ministry (I was born into a pastor’s family and now I’ve planted and led The RESCUE Church for the past 9 years), I have heard … Continue reading

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Haters Beware, my God is Unstoppable!

  One lesson I have come to learn over the years in ministry is that even when you’re trying to do the right thing…a good thing…a positive thing…the very thing God has called you to do, not everyone around you … Continue reading

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