The key to keeping Christ as the central focus of our lives is by regularly rehearsing the gospel. A simple overview of Paul’s NT writings reveal that he was absolutely convinced and committed to the importance of reviewing, rehearsing, and reminding the early churches in which he ministered that they must never stop mining out […]
This Sunday is the beginning of a new study in the book of Colossians. Colossians is a letter written by Paul to a church that he has never met. His message is simple and clear: Life is in Jesus Christ alone. It is Faith in Jesus Christ alone that is required to live lives pleasing […]
The situation is desperate. Micah is warning Israel & Judah of God’s coming judgment because they have mastered the art of caring more about themselves and their own lives than about God and what He wants. But what does He want? God wants me to live in humility before Him.
Faith is required by God to be saved from sin, become his child and be delivered from his wrath. What is saving faith? How do you know if your belief is enough? The faith of Abraham serves as our teacher today found in Romans chapter 4.
When discussing spiritual warfare we often limit the conversation to a battle that is raging around us. In this last section of Jonah, God uses a powerful object lesson to teach us that everyday there is a battle raging inside of us. It is a battle of Worship. It is a power struggle over who […]
Salvation belongs to the Lord! You and I are not the agent of change, in our lives or in others, we are only the instrument God may use to catalyst the change He is accomplishing. The power, or even the potential, for change, is never in the preacher or the people but rather in the […]
God is angry at Jonah’s sin and rebellion. God is also gracious in His relentless pursuit of Jonah’s heart. It is the intention of God’s grace to change us. God is more committed to you than are to Him. Life’s storms are where God’s Holiness and Grace collide to rescue you from yourself.