On Sexual Assault and Salvation

On Sexual Assault and Salvation

We’ve spent the last three week in the H.E.R. series, where we’ve looked at the ways we treat and think about women in our world. It is very important to us that Pulpit Rock Church be a safe place for people to tell their stories. Here is one of those...
If a 17-year-old in 2018 wrote the Psalms…

If a 17-year-old in 2018 wrote the Psalms…

This past Sunday our Student Ministry concluded a five week series in Psalms. To close out the series, we asked our students to write their own Psalm in their words, using their language. Some wrote their Psalm. Some sketched their Psalm. But ultimately, they were...
Gather and Remember

Gather and Remember

Pictures, music, journals and post-it notes are my close companions. My home and classroom are covered in pictures to remind me that I am loved and never alone. Most songs I hear are associated with a memory or a person or a season. And I write to remember who God is...
A Cultural Reckoning

A Cultural Reckoning

Sometimes the church speaks into the culture, and other times the culture calls out to the church. I believe right now our nation is seeing a reckoning. The #metoo movement has caused us to step back and stake stock of our culture. A culture where men have held the...
Who Is Really at the Center of This Story?

Who Is Really at the Center of This Story?

When I was young, I read C.S. Lewis’ “Chronicles of Narnia” starting with The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, Prince Caspian, and The Dawn Treader. Each book was better than the last as the sympathetic Lucy took on great adventure, battled evil, loved Aslan, and...
Know Your Story, Shape Your Future

Know Your Story, Shape Your Future

“Our stories, in all their beauty and heartache, shape and influence every dimension of our daily life and relationships. Knowing the impact of our story and finding God’s redemptive work within it is vital for emotional, relational, and spiritual formation and...