We can all identify with the struggle of wanting to change but failing. Failure only makes us feel worse. We want to repent but it doesn’t seem to work. It is only the grace of God that will not let us alone and keeps patiently exposing our hearts. Remember, God is aimed at exposing your […]
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.
If God responded to us the way that we respond to other people, none of us would ever have been saved. We are more like Jonah than we want to admit. God’s Word always calls for a response. Is it possible that in some way we are running from God right now?
The book of Jonah is masterfully and beautifully written with the purpose of causing the reader to self-examine…who am I most like in this story? Without question, the answer is “I am like Jonah.” The account of Jonah reveals the ugly side of our hearts. Although we may be God’s people, we do not love […]
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.