A few years ago, a few friends and I road tripped to Colorado to do a bike ride from Durango to Silverton. The route went through two mountain passes that topped out at almost 11,000 feet. I remember as I was nearing the top of the final climb, I was going slow enough that I […]
About Ryan Lehtinen
Ryan is the Campus Pastor at Clear Creek Community Church's Egret Bay Campus. He is a graduate of the University of Texas and holds a MDiv from Gordon-Conwell Seminary.
Entries by Ryan Lehtinen
If you’ve ever been to the Guadalupe River you probably know that the river is controlled upstream by the Canyon Dam which forms Canyon Lake. The idea for Canyon Dam was first conceived after two major flash floods in the 1930s to control the flow of the river. When there are heavy rains upstream in […]
As a country, we are coming off a presidential election that has consumed much of our attention for a long time. A very. Long. Time. It’s been so long that many of us may have forgotten what it’s like to live without the constant feed of political drama. Like our favorite Netflix binge, we can’t […]
(adapted from Listen & Obey: Hearing God’s Voice) The greatest movies, stories, and books all begin with a dramatic, attention-getting introduction, drawing you in from the very first scene. There is something so finely crafted, so confounding, so beautiful, so emotional, that you must find out what happens in the rest of the story. You […]
Finding the perfect gift for someone in your life takes time, energy, and creativity…