Challenge Conference Youth Fundraiser, “Dinner and a Show at the PO”

Last night, the Restore Church youth group put on a fantastic fundraiser, “Dinner and a Show at the PO”. There was great mexican food and an even greater lineup of entertainment from our teens as well as others from the Restore body. The teens are raising money in order to attend the EFCA Challenge Conference […]

A great weekend with Alvin & 4th Dgroup launched!

Between Alvin Sanders teaching Saturday night and preaching Sunday morning and then launching our 4th Dgroup it was a great weekend at Restore! In the Saturday night session Alvin shared the good, bad, & ugly of his experience planting a church in inner city Cincinnati. You can listen in on that interactive session here (your […]

The verse that rocked my ministerial life

Three & a half years ago Acts 20:24 rocked my ministerial life. Yesterday I had the joy of preaching on this text & Paul’s goodbye speech to the Ephesian elders. Church leadership, living out the faith, & more is covered in this passage.    You can check out the message below. Early last week, Clete […]

A racetrack, LDS country, KC, & the D

Restore Church is greatly privileged to be part of two organizations, Acts 29 & the EFCA, that care about reaching people & planting churches. Last night I returned from a church-planting summit with the EFCA in Minneapolis. One of the best parts of the meeting was hearing what God is doing in very diverse contexts. Here’s […]