January 5, 2015
A proper relationship with God is founded upon a balanced level of love of God and fear of God. With either side disproportionate, our relationship with God is unsettled. Of late, much of the American church has lost the appropriate fear of the LORD, which has then affected our relationship with him and our fellow […]
December 24, 2014
Mankind is uniquely designed to be amazed and be dazzled. This is our inner longer to be in awe of at that which is greater than ourselves. This longer is only fully satisfied when we are in awe of that which is most awesome – the LORD! He is powerful and mighty, compassionate and loving. […]
October 26, 2014
God’s plan is to restore what he originally intended in the beginning in the end. His original plan was to have man on the earth, with authority over the earth, in perfect relationship with Him. Certainly that is not the current state of the world. In part 2 of our Kingdom Story series, we will […]
August 17, 2014
The purpose of our lives is to glorify God. We need to turn our eyes away from the world and our circumstances and turn them to the LORD. He is great and worthy of praise!
July 27, 2014
Not commonly thought of as a “manifestation”, the fruit of the spirit listed in Galatians 5 are just that. These traits flow from a life lived by the spirit’s direction and power. The fruit of the spirit will grow and flourish as we remain connected to Christ through the spirit.
June 15, 2014
Jesus was anointed with the holy spirit to preach the gospel and set free the captives. His early disciples did not only observe him doing this, they participated in doing it with them as well. The gospel was preached and the spirit of God was powerful. After Jesus’ ascension, he sends the spirit to the […]
May 18, 2014
Jesus is Messiah, Lord and King. But is he worthy of honor and worship? Does honoring Jesus conflict with the clear call to honor God? These questions and more have clear answers in Scripture. In fact, when we honor Jesus, God is pleased. Worthy is the lamb!
April 27, 2014
The story of Jesus does not end with his death on the cross. Though initially unclear to the first followers of Christ, Jesus’ resurrection and ascension opened up the opportunity for the entire world to come to know God and be a part of his coming Kingdom. Through this event, those who have faith in […]
March 16, 2014
God calls for the men and women of this generation to impart his ways and his greatness to the next generation. The primary role of fathers and mothers in particular is to teach their children the ways of the LORD. Where our parents may fail the church is filled with spiritual “uncles” and “aunts” who […]
February 23, 2014
God’s words brought creation into being. God’s words shook Mount Sinai as the Israelites trembled below. In Jesus, God’s words come alive and demonstrate power and give life. Today this God, whose words have power and awake the soul, still speaks.