Miracles in Manhattan

Miracles in Manhattan

The 1987 NHL entry draft held in my hometown of Detroit, was a moment I won’t forget. Selected by the Hartford Whalers in the 2nd round began a new calling in life as a professional hockey player. My career would span roughly 14 seasons with so many great...
Remembering 9/11 and the Cross

Remembering 9/11 and the Cross

It was sometime in September of 2001, Pastor Ron Lewis received a word from the Lord as he flew out over Manhattan with the smoldering ashes of what once were the twin towers still in view, “Out of these ashes, I’ll build a great church”. You see, our story is a story...
THANK YOU

THANK YOU

“I appeal to you therefore, brothers, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual worship.” Romans 12:1 As I ponder Romans 12:1, I’m reminded of the story of Eddie Rickenbacker. Local Florida...
Get Your Hopes Up

Get Your Hopes Up

What comes to mind when I say the word, “HOPE”? Have you ever met a person that was downright delusional in what they wished for and yet they called it hope? Or are you inclined to be like my wife and I, who tend to be afraid of disappointment so can at times forbid...
The Name Game

The Name Game

OK Bible nerds, let’s play a quick round of Bible trivia. 4 questions, speed round: What’s the shortest verse in the Bible? Which one of the 12 disciples was not from Galilee? Which 2 men recorded in the Bible never died? Who is the oldest person listed in the...