Easter Sunday 2018 Jesus died that we might live. Jesus loves you. Do you love Him?
Pride comes before a fall. We all struggle with prideful hearts and we all have known personal sin and failure. The question we explore today is what happens when we fall. How do you respond to personal sin and failure? When followers fail, they find forgiveness and grace through humility and repentance.
Have you ever stopped to consider how much joy is lost in the pursuit of selfishness? Jesus teaches that joy is found in taking what we know to be true and letting it change the way we live. The secret to securing real joy in our lives is found through humility and service.
Are you a fearful person or a faithful person? Are you a worrier? Have you ever sensed God prompting you to obedience and trust, yet held back because of fear of what others would think of what it might cost you? In Luke 12, Jesus is encouraging his followers to live by faith and not […]
Don Whipple is the Executive Director of Bethesda Outreach Ministries. It is a ministry in South Africa to Orphans. Don presents three questions to consider from the book of James about our relationship with the Lord. It is so easy to be deceived and the danger is to genuinely miss the reality of the deception. […]
“I can forgive, but I will never forget.” Perhaps you have heard someone say something similar to that statement. Forgiveness is something that everyone wants to receive but find it difficult to give to others. However, to truly follow Christ is to forgive like Christ. We are most like Christ when we are forgiving. Our […]
Is Jesus worth following? The answer depends upon your motivation. The crowd in John 6 was eager to follow Jesus but soon realized that following Jesus meant something quite different than that which they were seeking. What about you? Why do you seek Jesus? The message ends with a song by John Waller – As […]