The Response of Worship

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How many times do we come to church, get into worship and we’re just not “feeling” it? It’s so terrifyingly easy to come into an environment filled with the presence of the Lord, yet be unmoved. Being unmoved, staying stagnant, dull and unresponsive is the last place I think any of us would like to …

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We have an identity that far supersedes any natural identity we claim. Whether we are a Man or Woman, Father or Mother, Son or Daughter, no matter how foundational to our understanding of life our natural identity is, in Christ we have a greater eternal identity that far surpasses it: we are the bride of …

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Embracing the Mundane

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How much of life is made up of the routine, the mundane, the simple? What percentage of your day consists of the ordinary? 70? 80? All of it? If we were to hire someone to keep a running tab of your day… (sounds like quite the awe-inspiring prize) what would the patterns of your life …

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Ephesians 2:8 tells us that we are saved by grace through faith.  Though pretty much everyone who claims to be a Christian would agree that we are saved by grace, many hold to an understanding of what that means that is not in keeping with what Scripture teaches.  Here are five points that are imperative …

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When was the last time you were sitting in church listening to your pastor preach and he began to call down a curse from God on someone?  It probably doesn’t happen often, and I am not recommending it, but, believe it or not, Paul does that very thing.  Twice! Gal 1:8-9  But even if we …

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Truth

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Recently I read every verse in the Bible (210 to be exact) that uses the word “truth.”  I felt like a spotlight had shown upon on my soul, exposing areas where subtle deceptions had crept in. I thought It would be fun to give you some of the highlights. We are to serve God in …

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Love and Truth

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Eph 4:1415  but speaking the truth in love, we are to grow up in all aspects into Him who is the head, even Christ, Truth and Love always go together. Biblically, we don’t find any room for truth devoid of love, nor do we find room for love devoid of truth. The two are woven …

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