Author: Zach Ellsworth

Great Confidence

26, May, 2021Posted by :Zach Ellsworth

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Around the turn of the twentieth century, a man by the name of George C. Parker made a living as a con man in New York. Setting up elaborate hoaxes that included actual office spac [...]

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From the Beginning, Onward!

12, May, 2021Posted by :Zach Ellsworth

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Disney Pixar’s 2020 film Onward begins with a plain black screen. After a brief moment of darkness, you hear a voice say, “Long ago the world was full of wonder&#8230 [...]

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The Active Image of God

28, April, 2021Posted by :Zach Ellsworth

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In Genesis 1:26–27, we find that humanity—unlike anything else in all of creation—is made in the image of God. Christians have long held that the image of God gives each and [...]

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Emotions and Worship

14, April, 2021Posted by :Zach Ellsworth

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This will probably come as no surprise for many of you, but I could’ve cried as we sang together on Easter Sunday two weeks ago. And so, I was greatly comforted to hear Ben admit [...]

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Missing Christ

31, March, 2021Posted by :Zach Ellsworth

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One of the starkest realities of Easter is how badly EVERYBODY missed what Jesus was doing. That people recognized something “special” about Jesus is obvious from the crowds th [...]

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Gravity and our Great and Good God

17, March, 2021Posted by :Zach Ellsworth

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One of the first things I did when I was hired as the part-time youth pastor at Prairie View was come up with a name for our youth group. I wanted it to communicate something meani [...]

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Spring Training

03, March, 2021Posted by :Zach Ellsworth

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With the arrival of spring training, a new season of professional baseball is underway. Each one of the MLB’s 30 organizations has temporarily relocated to the warmer climates of [...]

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Lions, Squirrels, Deer, Oh My!

17, February, 2021Posted by :Zach Ellsworth

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It doesn’t happen often, but every once in a while we’ll see deer from our house, running through the fields on the other side of the road. Inevitably, we stop what we’re doi [...]

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Feeling Sunshine

03, February, 2021Posted by :Zach Ellsworth

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Is it any wonder that, for ages, people worshiped the Sun? Consider all of the things for which it’s directly responsible: light and heat and food chiefly among them! Without the [...]

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Remember Coffee Creamer

20, January, 2021Posted by :Zach Ellsworth

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Over the past several weeks I’ve been doing more grocery shopping for my family. And something significant happened when I took on the bulk of our family’s grocery shopping res [...]

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