Saturday, August 2nd, 2014

What is required of Mankind?

What is required of Mankind?

What does God require of Mankind? According to Matt 22:37-40 God requires that we love Him with all our heart, soul, mind, and strength; and love our neighbor as ourselves. (God requires of Mankind that we obey His revealed will.) Deut 29:29 “The secret things belong to the Lord our God, but the things that are revealed belong to us and to our children forever, that we may do all the words of this... [Read more]


The LORD’S Supper…To GO?

The LORD’S Supper…To GO?

A few weeks ago I had a dear friend ask about taking the LORD’S SUPPER over to a friends house or something along those line, I don’t remember the details. I wanted to respond after a little thought and prayerfully considering what the Word has to say about this. Generally speaking the Lord’s Supper is an act of the gathered family of those who believe in Jesus, the church. It is not an act for... [Read more]


God is what?

God is what?

WHAT IS GOD? A: God is Spirit, He is the creator of everything and everyone. GOD IS SPIRIT: John 4:23-34 “But the hour is coming, and is now here, when the true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth, for the Father is seeking such people to worship him. 24 God is spirit, and those who worship him must worship in spirit and truth.” From beginning to end, Genesis to Revelation... [Read more]


Advent 2013 ~ Week 2 PEACE of God

Advent 2013 ~ Week 2 PEACE of God

Week 2: PEACE of God… Peace of God is the inner calm or tranquility that is promised to the believer who has an unwavering confidence that God is ABLE and WILLING to do what is best for his children. We find that peace is made available IN Christ and Christ Alone “Sola Christi”. Phil 4:4-7 Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice. 5 Let your reasonableness be... [Read more]


Advent 2013 ~ Week 1 HOPE of His coming.

Advent 2013 ~ Week 1 HOPE of His coming.

 Advent 2013 Week 1 HOPE of His coming… When we consider the mystery and majesty of God during Christmas, we realize that the birth of this Son and our Savior did not randomly appear on the pages of human history. Instead, over a period spanning more that a thousand years, God provided hundreds of prophecies concerning the coming of Christ, and on that evening in a stable in Bethlehem, the... [Read more]


Sweet Lorraine

Sweet Lorraine

I promise you’ll be glad you took the time to watch this video all the way through. I’m not going to spoil the story by describing it to you. You just need to watch it for yourself. Thank you Denny Burk for highlighting it. What a story. What a song. What a life. Download “Sweet Lorraine” here.    Read More →


Madman declares that all boys 2 years and under be slaughtered…

Madman declares that all boys 2 years and under be slaughtered…

Our nation is gripped with emotion and soul searching as so many mourn and grieve the horrendous atrocity of Sandy Hook Elementary School’s shooting. A quiet little community has been torn to pieces and are left with so many questions and discussions are naturally flying around our country this weekend and early Monday morning after the televised memorial of 20 children and 6 adults who were... [Read more]


Becoming a Morning Person…a Spiritual Discipline?

Becoming a Morning Person…a Spiritual Discipline?

Individuals who are actively developing healthy spiritual discipline habits are people who take advantage of being fresh and alert in the morning hours. Becoming a morning person is a conscience decision that a person makes because they have made it a priority.         “Morning people” tend to: Be more productive. Be more creative and problem solvers Be healthier and live longer. Be... [Read more]


Learning to Pray Biblically

Learning to Pray Biblically

In the Bible, we find prayers of praise to God, prayers of confession, prayers of thanksgiving, and prayers that lift up specific requests to God (Ps. 111; Ps. 51; 1 Cor. 11:24; Phil. 4:6). There’s no verse which says that a church gathering must contain four distinct times of prayer, each of which covers one of these four different postures. But we believe it’s prudent to do so for the sake... [Read more]