Unity at the Forefront

2 complete my joy by being of the same mind, having the same love, being in full accord and of one mind. 3 Do nothing from selfish ambition or conceit, but in humility count others more significant than yourselves. 4 Let each of you look not only to his own interests, but also to the…

Gospel Understanding is the Beginning of Change

The passion that comes when the Gospel message is underatood and believed is the very beginnig of change in the church. If we want to stop being overwhelmed by all the worrisome questions that get in the way of our true worship and relationship with God, then we must bathe one another in the message…

Spiritual Gifts and Mr. Incredible

When I came upstairs this morning by two sons were watching The Incredibles. And goofily (yeah…that’s a word now…because I said so) enough it made me begin thinking about my family and how the Spirit has made us incredible like that. The gifts of the Spirit are wonderful! Don’t waste yours. Find out what they are,…

Set Apart

Do you ever examine your life? What you do? How you speak to people? Who you pay attention to? Do you set time aside for the simple purpose of just being in the quiet, examining yourself, and listening to anything God might be saying to you? I have been doing this when I am able…

Never Forsaken

6 BE STRONG AND COURAGEOUS. DO NOT FEAR OR BE IN DREAD OF THEM, FOR IT IS THE LORD YOUR GOD WHO GOES WITH YOU. HE WILL NOT LEAVE YOU OR FORSAKE YOU.” 7 THEN MOSES SUMMONED JOSHUA AND SAID TO HIM IN THE SIGHT OF ALL ISRAEL, “BE STRONG AND COURAGEOUS, FOR YOU SHALL…

God’s on Mission. Aren’t you?

Many times already, throughout the few short decades of my life, I’ve heard people ask the single most confusing question any disciple of Jesus could ever ask. “What does God want me to do with my life?” There would be no confusion if this were coming from a new believer. In fact, it would be…

Gone Fishin’

19 And he said to them, “Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.” -Matthew 4:19 18 And Jesus came and said to them, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. 19 Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the…