The Enemy Effect

I have a hunch that we as people need an ENEMY. Who defines and what exactly are the characteristics of an ENEMY? I often wonder why ENEMY building is so directional and why some see ... Continue Reading →

Living Above Reproach

The concept of one living in such a way as to be “above reproach” is mentioned several times within scripture. Most references are in regard to Church Deacons, Overseers, and Elders. ... Continue Reading →

Strengthening Our Gates

Then I said to them, “You see the trouble we are in, how Jerusalem lies in ruins with its gates burned. Come, let us build the wall of Jerusalem, that we may no longer suffer derision.” And ... Continue Reading →

God Wants You. Yes, Even You!

God wants you. It is a simple statement but one that holds unbelievable repercussions. The Lord of the entire universe, the God that controls every atom and every breath taken by every ... Continue Reading →

Our Master Passion

So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God. – 1 Corinthians 10:31 Every person has a master passion, an overruling ambition that drives their ... Continue Reading →

Worshiping the god of Individualism

Our nation has a new love affair. An all consuming obsession that permeates all aspects of our culture. So many movies, television shows and best selling books are aimed at worshipping ... Continue Reading →

The Great Commission Can’t Be Outsourced

Now the eleven disciples went to Galilee, to the mountain to which Jesus had directed them. And when they saw him they worshiped him, but some doubted. And Jesus came and said to them, ... Continue Reading →

Being “Almost” Christian

King Agrippa, do you believe the prophets? I know that you believe.” And Agrippa said to Paul, “In a short time would you persuade me to be a Christian?” And Paul said, “Whether ... Continue Reading →

How Can You Tell If You Are Saved?

There is nothing more concerning to Christians than the times of long stretches without “feeling” the presence of God. You start to question everything about your faith and when ... Continue Reading →

God Only is My Rock!

My soul, wait in silence for God only, For my hope is from Him. He only is my rock and my salvation, My stronghold; I shall not be shaken. On God my salvation and my glory rest; The ... Continue Reading →