Author Archives: dkoop

About dkoop

Lead Pastor of Upwards Church: Leander & Jarrell, TX

God’s & Kings – 1 & 2 Chronicles

Our six-week summer series chronicles God’s kings: David, Solomon, Jehoshaphat, Hezekiah, Josiah and more. Whether for a nation, a family, or an individual, God’s word gives us principles to live a life that honors Him, regardless of the external circumstances. … Continue reading

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The Mercy of God – Lamentations 3:22-23

Jeremiah turned from contemplating his misery to remembering God’s mercy in chapter 3. He still experienced pain and sorrow, but he also called to mind the faithfulness of the Lord, and this gave him hope. 22 Because of the LORD’s … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Expression of Love in a Passage of Judgment – Zephaniah 3:17

What if you knew just how much God loves you? What would that mean to you; how would it change your life? In our post today, I would like to show you something spectacular. The Setting 1. Zephaniah was a … Continue reading

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Zephaniah – Overview

Overwhelming grief, prolonged distress, incessant abuse, continual persecution, and imminent punishment breed hopelessness and despair. “If only,” we cry, as we search our mind for a way out and look to the skies for rescue. With just a glimmer of … Continue reading

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