Are you going to complain today?

Pastor Pat Devotion, Verse of the Day

There was no water. They were thirsty. Hundreds of thousands of people needed something to drink. So they got together….and complained against their leaders. It happened a few thousands years ago. Moses and Aaron were on the receiving end of their quarrelling words. Words like this: “It would have been …

The Importance of Being Teachable

Pastor Pat Devotion, Verse of the Day

Proverbs 10:17 says, “Whoever heeds correction is on the pathway to life, but someone who ignores exhortation goes astray.” Teachability is the one of the greatest qualities we can possess. No person knows everything. Some may act like they do, some are certainly smarter than others, but no person has …

Why is there Suffering in the World?

Pastor Pat Answers, Christian Living, Issues, Sermon Reflections, Testimony

This past Sunday at Calvary Chapel I continued our “Big Questions of Life” Series by considering the important question. “Why is there suffering in the world?” I, like you, am no stranger to suffering. My mom died my senior year of high school. My sister died of breast cancer a …