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Noel hosts a podcast where he explores the relentless grace of God directed at jacked-up people who don’t deserve it one bit. Most of the time he has a guest, sometimes he just rambles alone. Click here to check out the archives or subscribe to the podcast.

 

 

 

Recent Clips

Most of the following clips are from recent messages given at Riverview Church in Lansing, Michigan. Click here to watch the full length versions.

God’s eyes always see those who are suffering. God’s ears always hear when the downtrodden call out for help.

A few thoughts to my African American family at Riverview Church in light of George Floyd’s killing (everyone else is welcome to listen in, too).

When we believe in Jesus, He begins making us into His Church. We, together, become His dwelling place. We are a living house because He lives in us.

As followers of Jesus, we are fully perfected in God’s sight and at the same time are being made holy. But sometimes it doesn’t feel that way, right?

When we believe in Jesus, He begins making us into His Church. We, together, become His dwelling place. We are a living house because He lives in us.

We often think of happiness and joy as the same thing, but they’re completely different.

 

 

 

Featured Articles

Noel sporadically writes blog posts here and on other sites around the interwebs. Click here to check out the archives.

As followers of Jesus we are changed people. The way we do everything--the way we obey or the way we civilly disobey--should be different than the world around us.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, I found myself diving into music I hadn’t listened to in a long time. This turned into a harebrained scheme: I created a “Quarantined Guilty Pleasures" playlist.

In this book, the authors lay out nine examples of ways that we may (and probably do) misread the Bible because of our western culture.

Help My Unbelief by Barnabas Piper is a great read for those of us (probably all of us) who wonder why God "reveals Himself to us in a way that sparks questions rather than settles all of them."

Jesus Wins by Dayton Hartman is the end times book I have been looking for.

Would Jesus trick or treat? Should we?

Each year during the Halloween season, as a Public Service, I repost Noel’s World Famous Roasted Pumpkin Seeds Recipe. You are welcome. It’s truly the least I can do.

The utter inability to let a verbal (or online) offense go is becoming one of the defining traits of our generation and that is tragic because taking an offense well is a picture of the Gospel of Jesus.

I'm taking the month of July off of social media and I can't wait.