Dealing with Temptation
on April 12th, 2021
“When you are tempted, he will…provide a way out.” 1Co 10:13 NIVTemptation brings with it feelings of guilt. As a result we get discouraged and think, “If I were a better Christian I wouldn’t have such thoughts. I’ve prayed, over and over. Why doesn’t God just take it away?” Temptation never goes away! Prayer doesn’t remove it, prayer just drives you closer to God and He gives you power over it. “...
What Did Jesus Do On Monday During Holy Week?
on March 29th, 2021
Learn what Jesus did on Monday during Holy Week and how it applies to your life today:...
The Power of Your Testimony
on March 23rd, 2021
“Go…tell them how much the Lord has done for you.” Mk 5:19 NIV The most powerful testimony of all—is a life that can’t be explained without God! People may dispute your theology, but your testimony, that’s something else! Six different times Paul stood before hostile audiences, and each time he gave his personal testimony. No arguing, no debating—just his story. Dr. David Yonggi Cho built the worl...
Practical Tips for Evangelism
on March 15th, 2021
When you think of someone far from God, who’s the first person who comes to mind? Is it a neighbor? Coworker? Parent? No matter who it is, God can use you to reach them.Practical Tips for Evangelism:1. Find your oneNot sure how to answer the question, “Who’s your one?” yet? Here are a few suggestions to help. • Family: Who could love your family members more than you do?• Close friends: Who do you...
The Spirit of Honor
on March 9th, 2021
Have you ever wondered what causes miracles to happen? If there are principles that open or shut the flow of miracles, wouldn’t you want to know what they are? One spiritual principle governing the flow of miracles is found in the thirteenth chapter of Matthew: When He had come to His own country, He taught them in their synagogue, so that they were astonished and said, “Where did this Man get th...
When A Believer Dies
on March 1st, 2021
When A Believer Dies📖 “You will not grieve like people who have no hope.” 1Th 4:13 NLTOur culture makes death a subject to avoid or to speak of with gloom. When the subject comes up even Christians try to dodge the bullet by escaping into vague, irrelevant-sounding metaphors. But God’s Word makes death clear and unthreatening for those who trust in Christ. “Dear brothers and sisters, we want you t...
Inexpensive Date Night Ideas
on February 22nd, 2021
Our latest series on relationships, It's Complicated, has been blessing numerous couples in our church. God is restoring broken, fragile marriages through his grace and the power of the Holy Spirit. One of the keys to a lasting relationship is to never stop dating each other. Romance doesn't have to be expensive to be great. The best romance is often free or nearly free because it is usually accom...
When It's Hard To Honor
on February 16th, 2021
Can I be real? It’s hard to honor someone who has hurt you so deeply or never showed you honor or respect. Our natural tendency is to repay evil for evil and seek retribution.But the apostle Peter tells us Christians to live “not returning evil for evil or insult for insult, but giving a blessing instead; for you were called for the very purpose that you might inherit a blessing” (1 Peter 3:9). Th...
Missing In Action
on February 7th, 2021
Missing In Action Guest Writer: Elder Don DavisAs the pandemic drags on, people are becoming increasingly disconnected from their former spiritual habits.For the first time in their lives, millions have gone months without attending a worship service in person.This seems understandable until you see some of these same people in stores shopping, eating in restaurants, involved in other activities i...
Why You Need A Relationship with God
on February 1st, 2021
“He walked with Me in peace and equity.” Mal 2:6 NKJV From the very first chapter of Genesis, it’s clear that a relationship with God is the foundation upon which everything in our lives must be built. If we try to build on anything else, we’re building on quicksand. Why? Because sooner or later our relationship with our children, our siblings, our spouse, our parents, and our friends will break d...
on January 31st, 2021
“So he went to Zarephath. When he came to the town gate, a widow was there gathering sticks. He called to her and asked, “Would you bring me a little water in a jar so I may have a drink?” As she was going to get it, he called, “And bring me, please, a piece of bread.” “As surely as the Lord your God lives,” she replied, “I don’t have any bread—only a handful of flour in a jar and a little olive o...
Closed Doors Precede Open Doors
on January 18th, 2021
“But when you pray, go away by yourself, shut the door behind you, and pray to your Father in private. Then your Father, who sees everything, will reward you.” Matthew 6:6 Many times God’s principles are in direct opposition to that of our society. Our society has flooded our minds with the mentality that if you want to be rewarded you must perform in front a large crowd. Television shows like The...