February 25, 2018
What makes a person in a “right” relationship with God? Is it the good things they do? Is it found through religious devotion? Through this parable, Jesus teaches us that it is faith, and faith in Christ, that makes a person righteous.
February 19, 2017
How do we respond to truth? How do we respond when facing our sins and mistakes? Most will deflect, justify and excuse. Or we can own it and find the freedom that comes from speaking truth. Contrasting the responses of Saul and David, we can see how not to respond to truth and the godly […]
January 22, 2017
Temptations present us with the choice to love God or sin. They are subtle and can be very alluring. So how do we see the choice and overcome? God has made several promises to us which can help us endure.
June 14, 2015
We should have great expectations in our great and awesome God. Don’t let half truths or circumstances discourage you from having confidence in God! Believing that God can and will work in our lives will transform us and change the world around us! If our God is for us, who can be against us?!
January 11, 2015
Understanding the fear of the LORD makes the love of the LORD powerful and impactful. Minimizing the fear of the LORD leads to sin and a disregarding of the great love and kindness of God.
October 14, 2012
After hearing the challenging words of Jesus to the rich young ruler, some of his disciples wondered – who then can be saved? The reply amazed them – with men, it is impossible! Following Jesus unto eternal life is not something that man can accomplish on his own. He must receive the ready aid that […]
October 5, 2012
What gives you your confidence to stand before God on the last day? The good things you have done? The church you attend? That you feel like a better person than others? These any other reasons are what many hold to as their surety on that day. None of these things we are trusting in […]