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Jeffs Blog_11.14.17

We Are Sutherland Springs

Not long after the news broke, the questions rolled in to the church office: “Do we have a security detail?” “Do we have a concealed carry policy?” On and on they came. People wanted to know how we would respond—more specifically, what steps we would take to keep that from […]

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The Biggest Influence On Your Child’s Spiritual Health

My wife and I have two teenage daughters at home and two grown kids out of the nest.  We have been evaluating what changed between the first two and the girls at home. Is it generational or are we more laid back? I’m not saying the changes are negative or […]


Your Pastor’s Wife

Last week my wife and I celebrated 25 years of marriage. As I was thinking about the blessing she is to me, I realized that is only part of the story. I’m a preacher’s kid, so I am intimately aware the unique journey a pastor’s wife makes as she navigates […]

Sermon: Church

Watch Pastor Jeff Harris’ sermon from Sunday, October 18, 2015 “What Do We Believe? Church” https://youtu.be/-hXNFBDswKE Key Question How will God accomplish his plan? Key Verse “Instead, speaking the truth in love, we will grow to become in every respect the mature body of him who is the head, that is, Christ.“ Ephesians 4:15 Why […]

Warrior Poet: Ephesians 4:15

Key Idea I believe the church is God’s primary way to accomplish his purposes on earth. Ephesians 4:15 (NIV) Speaking the truth in love, we will grow to become in every respect the mature body of him who is the head, that is, Christ. Dear Warrior Poet, The church is […]

Pushing Forward

When I asked my dad how things were going, he said “I’m frustrated.” “Oh yea,” I said. “What’s the problem?” He went on to describe having gone to the Apple store and purchased a new computer and iPad. Now not only is he having to learn a new platform, but he […]

Dodging Bullets

The two 17 year olds sat across from me with their faces towards the floor. In my calmest voice I said, “The total bill is around $3,400.”  They each fidgeted in discomfort. I went on to say, “Now since both of you have exposure here we are going to split […]