In Habakkuk’s conversation with the Lord, we see a very open and honest dialogue that reveals the prophet’s heart – his doubts and fears and most importantly, his yielding to God’s will. Surrender does not come easily to anyone, yet when we freely surrender to the King of kings, we discover that we can echo […]
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 […]
Faith is an amazing thing. It is impossible to separate ourselves from living by faith. Every day we are confronted by things that we must make a choice to either believe or reject. The question that we explore this morning is “Is following Jesus worth the risk?” Following Jesus requires undivided faith that God’s economy […]
Simple childlike faith is the starting point of conversion. Following Jesus is a life long process of refining faith for our growth and his glory. How does this process work? God uses circumstances in our life to help us exercise our faith in order to become more like His Son.
How do we give thanks in the midst of trials? In II Chronicles 20 we find King Jehoshaphat doing just this. Listen to what we can learn from observing his very real struggle.
Grace. It is the answer to why we live radically different as followers of Jesus.