Today I received an unexpected text from my wife Laura. We’ve been married over 29 years and she never ceases to surprise me. The text said “Bradley Appreciation Journal.” That is one of the coolest texts I have ever received. She didn’t expect a Laura Appreciation Journal, but I did it anyway. Now before you dismiss this […]Read more "Appreciation Journal"
AT CORE CHURCH WE ARE ALL ABOUT CELEBRATING NUMBERS BECAUSE… Every number has a face. Every face has a story. Every story matters to God. HERE’S WHAT GOD DID IN FEBRUARY 2 Number of people who made a first time commitment to follow Jesus. 3 Number of people who went public with their commitment to […]Read more "Numbers Matter"
Several years ago our church asked the question, “What if we each gave up one Christmas gift this year and gave that money to someone in need?” That began a Christmas tradition in our home. Every year we each have the option of receiving one less gift ($25) and donating that money to someone in […]Read more "Christmas at Denny’s"
Today a member of Core Church stopped by the office and asked if I had a moment to speak with him. He began by saying he had driven by the office several times and questioned whether or not he should come talk to me. I thought “Uh oh, here it comes. The break up talk, […]Read more "No One Does What This Guy Did"
We just wrapped up shooting this month’s vision video for Core Church. We’ll be sharing that with you next week. Until then, check out this clip that ended up on the edit floor. If pastors did a touchdown dance this is what it would look like.Read more "If Pastors Did a Touchdown Dance"