Transformation- The Christmas Story
It is that time of year. Christmas is everywhere you look. Our retail world will not let us forget. Then you have the exterior decor of many of the homes. This is my favorite… I’m not disparaging anything, but often we get so lost in our own worlds, that we forget how Christmas truly transformed the world
God hears our prayers but are we praying? Are we really praying?
Good Friday? What exactly is so good about it?
When I hear the word "good", I think of things that bring a smile, or something that is positive in my life or the world. I think of a light rain that waters the grass. I think of a beautiful sunrise or sunset. I think of the embrace of my wife and her kisses. I
Why Pastors Need to Stop Preaching What People Want to Hear – Joe McKeever Christian Blog
Why Pastors Need to Stop Preaching What People Want to Hear - Joe McKeever Christian blog and commentary on Crosswalk.com. — Read on www.crosswalk.com/blogs/joe-mckeever/why-pastors-need-to-stop-preaching-what-people-want-to-hear.html
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He Knows Your Name!
I love this song. What inspired this post was my morning Bible Study where I am beginning in the book of Ezra and God, speaking through the prophet called out Cyrus by name to deliver the people of Judah and rebuild the temple is Jerusalem. This Kings name was foretold in the book of Isaiah
Anybody Smell Smoke? There Is Fire & You & I Started It
Before Ashes – There Was A Fire In the passage - Isaiah 61:1-3 - we all want to rush off to the “Beauty… and the oil of joy… and the garment of praise’ Before there could be an exchange for beauty – there had to be a fire to create the ashes. That means that something went
The Great Commission In Action – The Living Bread Story
At the end of Christ's journey here on earth, He issued a command that has been the battle cry of Christianity since the very beginning. “Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost: Teaching them to observe all things whatsoever
“How Can This Be A Good Thing?” Tests & Trials
There are many times when we go through things and we have no idea why. In fact, we may voice the following to God – “Why would You allow me to go through this? What did I do to deserve this?” In previous posts we have talked about King Jehoshaphat and the trouble and the trials he