14 07, 2017

Continual Improvement is Better Than Excellence

By |2017-07-18T11:15:21-07:00July 14th, 2017|Church, Leadership, Leadership, Pastor Stan|

Okay, I got some of you fired up with that statement, didn’t I? Let me tell you why I think this is true. Excellence means something different to everyone. Whether large church or large company, finances, staff, facility and reputation are easier, and thus excellence, [...]

10 05, 2017

Women Rise Up and Take your Place in Ministry!

By |2017-05-10T11:07:11-07:00May 10th, 2017|Church, Leadership, Pastor Stan|

If you think women are weak, read Judges, chapters 4 and 5. Deborah is the nation of Israel’s wise and godly leader. All the men are following her leadership. Jael, also a woman, is the one who shows the warrior heart and defeats the evil [...]

30 11, 2016

5 Ways to Keep Good Relationship With People Who Have Opposing Political Views

By |2017-05-03T08:55:51-07:00November 30th, 2016|Leadership, Pastor Stan, Random|

We are currently in one of the most toxic post-election cycles I have ever seen. It is a political minefield with friends and family. More than one family asked me to pray with them this weekend at our services as feelings were hurt because of [...]

1 12, 2015

Back to Back

By |2017-05-03T08:55:57-07:00December 1st, 2015|Leadership, Leadership, Pastor Stan|

A person is lucky in life to have a few really good friends. The kind who will stand beside you in good times and bad. Who never waiver in their loyalty. Who know your strengths and your weaknesses and love you and believe in you [...]

6 11, 2015

The Best Leaders

By |2017-05-03T08:55:58-07:00November 6th, 2015|Leadership, Leadership, Pastor Stan|

1.    The best leaders love God with all of their hearts and put Him first. It all starts here. If Jesus isn’t first, then everything else on the list below is skewed. The best leader is in God’s Word daily and has a prayer life [...]

30 07, 2015

Horizon Has Added a New High School/College Age Youth Pastor

By |2017-04-27T11:56:27-07:00July 30th, 2015|Leadership, Leadership, Pastor Stan|

I am thrilled to let the Horizon Community Church family know that we have added a new youth pastor to the current team at our Tualatin campus. Elliot Otteson has great experience, having worked as an intern with Solid Rock Church and most recently at [...]