A Sign For The Nations

I have never heard a better argument for the existence of God than the foretelling, 2600 years beforehand, of the rebirth of the nation of Israel. Never in humanity has a people group been scattered across the globe, without a land or government, then suddenly re-born as a nation (and after nearly 2000 years dispersed!?).…

God Proof

Can you prove God’s existence? That’s a common question, but I find few willing to actually seek answers—because there are amazing “proofs” of God’s existence—but you won’t find them if you don’t seek them. We’re teaching through key passages in the book of Isaiah at Gateway Church leading up to Christmas, and I’m reminded how…

Freedom @ Work, part 2

Picture the scene… It’s 3:00 pm. You’re hungry. Famished. You had to work through lunch and haven’t eaten since you practically skipped breakfast. The only thing keeping you going is a 6:00 pm dinner date. In less than 3 hours you’ll leave the office, head to a local restaurant, and dive headlong into an all-you-can-eat…

Freedom @ Work

I asked Rick Shurtz, Teaching Pastor here at Gateway, to write the next two blogs based on his new book Freebird: Work Free, Live Free.  I read it this summer and it’s excellent! Very creatively written as a story of four friends who coax a member of their group into a dare that turns his view…

Heaven’s Greatest Reward

Life forever. When you hear that, you may have an initial check in your spirit like “I can’t imagine anything forever, so I may not like it.” That’s because time is our enemy, and we can’t imagine a life free of all evil, sin, suffering or boredom. Think about when you’re in love, perfectly content…