Author Archives: Pastor Jesse

About Pastor Jesse

I am someone loved by Jesus - a disciple, husband, father, pastor, and engineer. God has a mission and invites us into it. I want to do my part to encourage and equip people for life on that mission!

LFC Sunday Message: With The Poor – Matthew 25

There is no opportunity like being with the poor! Continue reading

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Some Good News! Mark 1:15, I Thes 1:1-3

Hear the Gospel! Continue reading

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Prayer and Visioning Retreat Postponed – and Other Announcements

Delaying the Prayer and Visioning Retreat. Prayer and Fasting to Begin January 10. We’ll be posting a prayer and fasting resource here for ten days beginning Jan 10! Continue reading

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Alpha Online Coming January 26

What is Alpha? Alpha is a series of sessions exploring the basics of the Christian faith. Typically run over eleven weeks, each session looks at a different question that people can have about faith and is designed to create conversation. … Continue reading

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A Few Words for Christmas

A ministry colleague of mine, Frank Riley, wrote this reflection on the song “I Heard The Bells on Christmas Day.” A gift of hope for Christmas. Blessings and Merry Christmas! The year was 1863, a year of ongoing loss as … Continue reading

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Sunday Message

It can be hard to catch the meaning of the beautiful story of the first Christmas until it finds its place in the context of the larger story.  And the same is true for us!  Do you know how your … Continue reading

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LoveFirst Coast Weekly Message and Announcements – 12/13/20

Two announcements and the Sunday message: Announcement 1Monday 12/14, Worship Night at the Gables at 6:30.  Come out to support if you can.  Pray for us either way!   Announcement 2January 16-17, LoveFirst Coast Prayer and Visioning Retreat at Nicholl’s Barn.  If you … Continue reading

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Sent Like Jesus to Forgive – John 20:21-22, Matthew 18:21-35

In the same way God the Father sent God the Son into this world, God the Son sends his disciples. He gives us gift and power of God the Holy Spirit, and real authority that has implications on heaven and … Continue reading

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Sunday Message – People Jesus Sends!

The Church is made up of people who call Jesus Lord. But what kind of people can we expect to find in the post-pandemic church? Continue reading

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Sunday Message – Jesus Is Lord

Our next gathering is December 7 at 7pm. Probably on Zoom. Let me know if you’d like to take part! Naturally, if Jesus is Lord, we surrender the right to do what we want with our lives. But what happens … Continue reading

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