Scripture: Then he returned to the disciples and found them asleep. He said to Peter, “Couldn’t you watch with me even one hour?” (Matthew 26:40 NIV). As the light in a dark world, Christians are called to be a reflection of who Jesus was when He walked upon the earth; (Matt. 5:16). Sent by His … More Watch and Pray
DOES GOD HAVE A HEART? If God has a heart, what exactly would you guess His heart would look like? First, let me say that I don’t feel at all adequate to describe God in the least or the greatest way. God is just too wonderful for anyone to circumscribe; (Ps. 139:6). However, one thing … More Chasing After God’s Royal Heart
Christians often hear the word “blessed” used in various ways. For example, “Good Morning” is one of the most common greetings, and the popular response is, “I’m blessed! how are you?” The phrase “I’m blessed” seems to roll off our tongues so quickly that we don’t even think about the words. We could be having an … More The Blessing is on You!
What exactly does the phrase “Come as you are” mean? First, we recognize that it is an invitation extended to non-believers and non-church-goers to come to church. To be exact, it is an extended personal invitation from the Lord Jesus to all people. All are welcome to come regardless of social standings, physical, mental, or … More Come As You Are
Scripture: It is impossible for those who have once been enlightened, who have tasted the heavenly gift, who have shared in the Holy Spirit, who have tasted the goodness of the word of God and the powers of the coming age, if they fall away, to be brought back to repentance, because to their loss … More Double Jeopardy: There Will Not Be A Second Trial
What is Grace? Grace is a constant theme in the Bible, and it culminates in the New Testament with the coming of Jesus (John 1:17). Grace is the unmerited favor of God. Grace is God choosing to bless us rather than curse us as our sins deserves. It is God’s benevolence to the undeserving. “For … More Sharing The Good News of The Covenant of Grace
Scripture: But they that wait upon the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; they shall walk, and not faint (Isa. 40:31). Birds fly in flocks, but eagles soar. Eagles are free and they are confident to fly alone, they don’t follow … More It’s Time To Fly!
Scripture: For in that he himself hath suffered being tempted, he is able to succor them that are tempted. (Hebrews 2:18 KJV) In bringing many sons to glory, it was fitting that God, for whom and through whom everything exists, should make the author of their salvation perfect through suffering. Since the children have flesh … More He Did It Once For All Forever
Scripture: For by grace are ye saved through faith, and that not of yourselves, it is the gift of God; (Eph. 2:8). Grace is a constant theme in the Bible. Grace in Christianity is the free and unmerited favor of God. God’s favor gives us good things that we do not deserve and could not … More The Gift of Grace
Scripture: “The Kingdom of God does not come with your careful observation, nor will people say, ‘Here it is,’ or ‘There it is,’ because the Kingdom of God is within you.” (Luke 17:20b-21 NIV) The Kingdom of God is the rule of an eternal sovereign God over all of His creation. God’s Kingdom is designed … More The Kingdom Of Heaven