Jake Bull

Jake Bull is a Small Groups and Men's Ministry Pastor at Ada Bible Church in Grand Rapids, Michigan and a current Masters student at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He married his wonderful wife, Bekah, in June of 2018 and is also a proud graduate of Hillsdale College.
Solomon’s Secret

Solomon’s Secret

If you were to scour the less-than-famous books of the Old Testament, you would discover a peculiar statement in a peculiar book penned by a peculiar old man: “It is better to go to the house of mourning than to go to the house of feasting, for this is the end of all...

Carry the Fire

Carry the Fire

In 2006, author Cormac McCarthy released The Road, a gripping tale of a man and his son in a fight for survival in a post-apocalyptic world.  Garnering a plethora of literary awards, the novel struck a visceral chord with many readers in its exploration of themes such...

Beyond Death

Beyond Death

Six-year-old Katie is sleeping soundly in her room. At once, an unfamiliar thud echoes from the basement. Katie shoots up, clutching her blanket and teddy bear as her eyes strain to adjust to the blackness. Fear gripping her senses, her quivering voice musters the...

Joy with a Purpose

Joy with a Purpose

Philippians 4:4-5, “'Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice. Let your reasonableness be known to everyone. The Lord is at hand.' You don’t have to be a football fan to remember the Seahawks’ tragic loss in Super Bowl XLIX.  One can hardly imagine the...

Know and Love

Know and Love

Philippians 1:9-11, “9 And it is my prayer that your love may abound more and more, with knowledge and all discernment, 10 so that you may approve what is excellent, and so be pure and blameless for the day of Christ, 11 filled with the fruit of righteousness that...