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 […]
What does God want of Me? In our final message in this series from Micah we discover that God wants me to do Justice for others. But what exactly is Justice and why is it so important to God?
The question what does God want from me can be misleading. Primarily because we cannot supply what God requires. God wants me to love like Him and that my friends is impossible apart from Him radically transforming me. You cannot love like God until you have experienced God’s love.
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.
Have you ever been disappointed with God, maybe even angry with Him? If we are honest, there are times and places in all of our hearts where the answer to this question is a painful “yes.” God’s grace uses these moments to expose the deeply rooted deception of our hearts. Here in Jonah chapter 4 […]