September 16, 2012
Following Jesus’ Sermon on the Lake and right after He shared the Parable of the Sower, the disciples inquire as to why Jesus speaks in parables.
September 9, 2012
Paul encourages the church in Philippi, as well as us, to press on in our faith and take hold of that for which Christ Jesus has taken hold of us.
September 2, 2012
There are strong Christians as well as weak Christians. Love demands a commitment to the highest good of our brothers and sisters in Christ.
August 26, 2012
We can face our tomorrows presumptuously with carefully laid plans or face them steeped in hopeless fatalism. Or we can face them with our trust firmly placed in our Lord.
August 19, 2012
While not meant to be a strict legalistic pattern for carrying out the Great Commission, Colossians 4:2-6 is obviously a sensible and wise approach for engaging nonbelievers who God is wanting to apprehend and make His own.
August 12, 2012
A brief message extracted from Paul’s prayer for the church found in Ephesians 3:14-21.
August 5, 2012
As believers we rejoice at the promise of no more tears, death, mourning; crying, or pain yet for nonbelievers we see the coming of what Jesus called weeping and gnashing of teeth in the midst of eternal separation from God.
July 29, 2012
Each believer has been granted a measure of faith. We are encouraged to be faithful. Faithfulness can be defined as fulfilling the expectations God has for us. If we bear fruit in keeping with the measure of faith we are assigned, we are judged to be faithful.
July 22, 2012
When we encounter God, the purest and truest response we can have is to lay our lives down before Him. This is true worship from the heart. We also discover we are not the only ones God has purchased off the slave block, not the only one He has chosen to adopt, that He has a […]
July 15, 2012
Just as our human bodies have various parts, we are members of the body of Christ endowed with spiritual gifts–unique capabilities and purposeful functions.