Isaiah 28:23 Isaiah is known as a one of the great messianic prophets of the Old Testament. In fact, he says more about Christ than any other book of the Old Testament. During this time, Isaiah is warning the Nation of their neglect of God, they were no longer paying attention to God. The … Continue reading Pay Attention
Matthew 10:29-31 (NASB) 29 Are not two sparrows sold for a cent? And yet not one of them will fall to the ground apart from your Father. 30 But the very hairs of your head are all numbered. 31 So do not fear; you are more valuable than many sparrows In this passage we find … Continue reading You Matter to God!
God’s love is a remarkable thing. We, as Christians see it at work in our lives. We have seen it in the undeserving forgiveness that we experienced at salvation, to the daily blessing of His love in our lives. We see and feel God’s love in so many ways. But try to define it. Like … Continue reading The Strength of God’s Love
We all have purpose as followers of Christ. This is not just a motivational statement to be used as an encouragement in times of difficulty or depression. It is really a fact of life. God has created each of us uniquely, individually, singularly and with purpose. Our personalities, our spiritual gifts and our heart led … Continue reading Called to Tell
This is the question that plagues most pastors and staff ministers that serve the local church, myself included. I have read many church growth books and listened to the latest expert advice and even the “big-successful” church pastor who all will try tell you how to grow your church. I think in all of this … Continue reading How to Grow a Church
1 Tim 2:1-8 In Paul’s first letter to young Timothy the pastor at Ephesus he reminds him of what and how to pray. This becomes an important lesson for both the believer and the church in what and how they should pray as well and especially in regards to our leaders, even including our national … Continue reading How to Pray for Our Leaders
Exodus 3:1-6 (NASB Strong's) Now Moses was pasturing the flock of Jethro his father-in-law, the priest of Midian; and he led the flock to the west side of the wilderness and came to Horeb, the mountain of God. 2 The angel of the Lord appeared to him in a blazing fire from the midst of … Continue reading The Mountain of God