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 […]
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 […]
Most, if not all, Christians know that prayer is a vital part of our relationship with God. However, at times there seems to be a disconnect between what we know about the importance of prayer and our pursuit of this discipline. We are helpless to accomplish anything of eternal significance without the power of God. […]
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.
What can we learn about following Christ from a Fig Tree? What was Jesus teaching about following Him by cursing a fruit tree and halting everything at the temple? Jesus has another lesson for us on faith but it is easy to miss it. Genuine followers of Jesus Christ have an active faith which produces […]
I thank God for you! My partners in the Gospel. Partakers of the Same Grace. Fellow pilgrims in need of Growth. Are you thankful for the church?