Scott Jones – Gilbert Campus Pastor HBO did a mini-series a while back called, “Band of Brothers.” It was based on “Easy Company,” the name of (and this is a mouthful) the 2nd Battalion of the 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment of the 4th Brigade Combat Team of the 101st Airborne Division, the “Screaming Eagles.” Their mission involved […]

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Rachel Dotzler – Student Pastor, Mesa campus So…what has God been teaching me these past few months? I got to go on a retreat for work a couple months ago and lead a devotional regarding this question with some wonderful and incredible people in high leadership. I chose to be vulnerable with them so I am going to […]

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Scott Jones – Gilbert Campus Pastor My daughter, Morgan called and wanted to come home from her summer internship in Tampa, Florida. She was only two weeks in. It was a dream opportunity. I said, “Why would you want to come home?” Conflict. She went there to work with big cats but unfortunately there were […]

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Scott Jones – Gilbert Campus Pastor “I got this!” That’s what I thought right before I threw my back out. It was Friday by my pool. Not “in” the pool. Outside of the pool while I was skimming leaves. It’s great having a pool in Arizona except I don’t have a pool guy. Actually I do; it’s my […]

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Scott Jones – Gilbert Campus Pastor My credit card just got hacked. Again. The second time in a month. Someone got my number and was pretending to be me. They shipped a few packages from FedEx, did a little grocery shopping at Target and attempted a $500 purchase from Ross. I think the tip off […]

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Scott Jones – Gilbert Campus Pastor So I got a text from my 17-year-old son, Noah when I was a work the other day. It read, “What did you do with my keys?” You see, he recently inherited a 1973 Mustang (that he now affectionately refers to as “Blue Steel”) from his grandfather’s estate. To […]

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Scott Jones – Gilbert Campus Pastor Can you remember the last time you experienced disappointment? For some of you, it just happened, which is how you found this blog. You went searching for some encouragement or direction after a big let down. For others, it’s been a while, maybe so long that you almost didn’t […]

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Scott Jones – Gilbert Campus Pastor So you’re 5 days into the New Year. How many resolutions have you already broken? I know, you said you were going to be back at the gym by now but….. You promised that you were going to get up early and pray but….. You swore this year you […]

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