Leading New Jersey’s Second Chance

5 June 2017

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I’m leading New Jersey’s Second Chance. Please read, share and support this campaign.     New Jersey’s Second Chance    

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Bringing Redemption to Trenton – Leading New Jersey’s Second Chance

18 April 2017

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INTERVIEW: LD38 Assembly Candidate, Bergen County Pastor Seeks ‘Redemption’ for Trenton

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That Kind of Leader – A Politics of Redemption

6 June 2016

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Something has been lost. Our nation is in trouble. We are in a wilderness. America and New Jersey need new, bold leadership. For several years now I have been listening to people in my congregation, the community, New Jersey and across the nation – yearning, hoping for principled, inspiring, decisive, solution-based, sacrificial leadership. I am […]

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New Jersey’s Second Chance

10 May 2016

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A little over a year ago, I wrote, “I am a Christian, a husband and a father, a citizen, a leader, a small church pastor; and I believe in a second chance for New Jersey and America. If God leads and opens the doors, my response is “Here am I; send me.” Well, I still […]

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Healing Broken Hearts

18 May 2015

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In life and ministry, I have seen a lot of disease, addiction and death. A lot of cancer, heart disease, ALS and more. But I have to tell you that there is something very powerful and harmful that you will never see on a medical chart or death certificate. It’s heartbreak. Broken hearts. It might […]

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To Love Others

5 May 2015

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To endeavor to truly love others – because God has loved me. To choose to love others unconditionally, sacrificially – no matter what they say, do – whether you get anything out of it or not. To share joys, tears, heartbreak, victories and defeats – to truly be “with” people. Always with prayer and truth […]

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A Time For New Leadership

24 April 2015

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Remember when ideals like “consent of the governed” from the Declaration of Independence, and the words of Lincoln, “that this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom and that government of the people, by the people, for the people shall not perish from the earth,” meant something? Probably not because it’s been […]

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Here Am I – Send Me

2 April 2015

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Maybe Senator Menendez will be vindicated. Perhaps the other stories of corruption in our state won’t amount to anything. Either way, the clouds over our leadership and politics are darkening. For too long we have relied on the model of “experience” and “waiting your turn” and more in politics. It’s not working. And, as citizens […]

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Thanksgiving and Promises

3 November 2013

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Three years ago I wrote my first message to you as pastor and this was the Scripture – “For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans to prosper you and and not to harm you; plans to give you a hope and a future (Jeremiah 29:11).” I’m sure at the […]

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A New Vision for First Reformed Church of Saddle Brook, NJ

17 July 2012

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Dear Brothers and Sisters: I invite you to join in celebrating with me, the new vision for First Reformed Church of Saddle Brook – “For my house will be called a house of prayer for all the peoples (Isaiah 56:7).” Our vision: To become a place of powerful prayer for our congregation and community – […]

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