The Picture

In all my adventures I try to capture the amazing things I see and experience. Snowboarding in Colorado earlier this year I stopped to take a few pictures in the trees. In our image saturated culture there are millions of pictures being shared every day, but these four pictures are Read more…

Who is God?

Who is God? “What comes into our minds when we think about God is the most important thing about us.” This bold statement was made by A.W. Tozer in his book, The Knowledge of the Holy. Tozer was an American Christian born on April 21st of 1987. He became a Read more…

Egypt 2015

JSAW in Egypt There is a place in north eastern Africa where Pharoahs once ruled with glory, the people worshiped numerous gods, and the Nile was lush with wild life and greenery. Although many things have changed, Egypt is still full of culture. In Cairo, the capital of Egypt, the Read more…

Jesus’ Parables 6

Summer Wake Program Study Jesus’ Parables 6 Luke 12:13-21 Do you find it hard to share possessions? I struggle with the idea of sharing possessions and wealth today. I am constantly trying to build up my little tower of wealth because I have dreams of going to seminary, getting married, Read more…

Jesus’ Parables 2

Wakeboard Program Summer Study Jesus’ Parables 2 Luke 8:4-14 Have you ever done something that you look back on and go, “Wow, that was really stupid”? A few winters ago some friends and I were  driving around looking for urban spots to hit. We came across a large parking garage Read more…

Jake Tastad Interview

Jake Tastad – Wakeboard Program Leader Interview 1. Tell us about yourself! My name is Jake Tastad. I am a 22-year-old action sports junkie going to Azusa Pacific University for youth ministry. My passion is to see youth in the action sports culture become mature followers of Jesus. 2. How Read more…

Your Story

Your story. It matters. Not because it is all about you, but because God’s love and grace is written all over it. Have you ever felt intimidated by another person’s story? How often do you think about, or share, your own story? It can be really difficult to genuinely share Read more…