Spiritual Goals for 2009

Spiritual Goals for 2009

In a coordinated effort with God, my wife, and my fellow elder at Wellsprings Church, I am committing to the development of three main areas in my character that need special development this year. Each of these three areas have subcategories. Each of these three main areas have a reading goal consisting of a few …

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Leadership Greenhouses: From Babbling Infants to World-Influencing Leaders

Leadership Greenhouses: From Babbling Infants to World-Influencing Leaders

Our church is a Family-Integrated Church. It became one through a painful process of metamorphosis. Through a long journey that began roughly back in 2000, God impressed upon me to one day follow Him into beginning a new work. Church planting has been on my heart and mind since then, but through various circumstances, the …

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Fireproof Your Marriage

Fireproof Your Marriage

Fireproof Your Marriage We first saw Fireproof back in 2008. While working our own marriage, we want to help you fireproof your marriage too. Go see this movie! If you do what firefighter Captain Caleb Holt does with his wife (The 40 Day Love Dare), your marriage will benefit. Men… One caution: BE PERSISTENT and …

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Wellsprings Church

Wellsprings Church

Wellsprings Church… “Helping People Follow Christ in Canyon County and Around the World.” www.wellspringschurch.com If you’re in the area, check it out! Join us on Sundays at 10am! Where’s “Canyon County?” it’s the second largest county in Idaho, and is the fastest growing one, as of May 2008. It consists of several cities: Nampa, Caldwell, …

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Built to the Master’s Plan

Built to the Master’s Plan

Built to the Master’s Plan byJohn MacArthurAll Rights Reserved I realize I may be demonstrating little more than a firm grasp of the obvious when I tell you the contemporary church is looking more and more like a large corporation. Even church leaders are bearing a closer resemblance to CEOs and corporate executives than to …

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Happy Days

Happy Days

One of the absolutely most happy days in a man’s life is the birth of one of his children. I am fortunate to have the amazing privilege and responsibility of having two children so far, a boy and a girl! Alyssa Faith Schultz was born January 16, 2007 weighing in at 6lbs. 10 oz. and …

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How I Have Answered the Three Questions

How I Have Answered the Three Questions

How I am Going to Love God, Love Others and Make Disciples: 1. Raise our children to be entrepreneurial and obedient followers of Jesus Christ.2. Improve the world through business and generosity.3. Help men discover and live out their role in the Kingdom of God.4. Pioneer a church planting network in Idaho. What behaviors do …

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The Three Core Questions of a Family Leader

The Three Core Questions of a Family Leader

“The Mass of Men live lives of quiet desperation.” – Henry David ThoreauEvery man (especially those who desire to be husbands and fathers) must ask themselves these 3 critical questions in order to clarify the direction and specifics of his (and his family’s) life: What’s the Vision?Where Am I Going?What Am I Going to Do …

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If I Became a Senior Pastor, What Would My First Sermon Be?

If I Became a Senior Pastor, What Would My First Sermon Be?

My Confession: I was a sinner. On a regular basis, I cheated when people weren’t looking (and sometimes even when they were), I lied to save my reputation or to get out of perceived punishment, I dishonored my parents and in-laws by being rude and disrespectful to them, I stole money from God by not …

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