Jay Childs serves as the Senior Pastor at EFCCL. Subscribe to our blog to get weekly updates from Pastor Jay.

God and the Desert

God and the Desert

Saudi is hot and beautiful. It is silent and majestic. It is primarily a massive desert. Speaking of deserts, it’s got me to thinking lately . . . Ever notice how much of the Bible took place in the desert?…

A Salute to Our Veterans

A Salute to Our Veterans

My brother-in-law is a retired colonel in the Army. He was almost killed on 9/11 when sitting in this office in the Pentagon. The plane that hit the Pentagon went right under his office, killing many right below him. I…

Date Night

Date Night

Becky and I celebrated 29 years of marriage this past August. We could not be happier. That doesn’t mean it doesn’t take a lot of work, but we are committed for the long haul. One of our staples for staying…

Dr. Greg Livingstone Is Coming; Don't Miss Out!

Dr. Greg Livingstone Is Coming; Don’t Miss Out!

On the weekend of November 7-9, Dr. Greg Livingstone will be visiting EFCCL and speaking on Saturday morning at a special bacon breakfast for men and then in our two Sunday morning services. Becky and I first met Greg in…

Facebook and Depression

Facebook and Depression

So . . . Facebook. What is your opinion of the most popular social media outlet on planet Earth? Are you addicted? Are you an avoider? Are you a dabbler? In April of 2014, a new study was released from…