Posts by Rev. Jonathan Carlson

Pastor’s Pen

Pastor’s Pen:  Where Is God In My Struggle?                by: Rev. Jon Carlson We aren’t the only people to go through struggles with sin, problems, and a culture that has turned away from God. When we look at how God has revealed Himself before, we can learn something about where He is in our present time. Read Ezekiel 1. Ezekiel tries to describe a strange vision he sees while he’s in Babylon as one of the exiles taken into captivity.…

Switch Youth Group

                    The first Wed. of each month the Switch Youth group is going through a series of doors.  Doors represent a passage way into or out of something.  In Gen. 4:7 sin crouches at the door.  On the contrast in Rev. 3:20 Jesus stands at the door knocking and promises to enter if you let him in.  Doors also provide safety and represent opportunity.  In October the youth heard about the door of hope.  Romans 15:13 says “I pray that…