Maybe instead of looking at our assignments as duties and obligations, we should look at them as privileges and blessings.  It is a privilege to represent Christ, to serve Him, and live for Him.  Just Continue reading

Cherished Sin And Prayer

“If I regard wickedness in my heart, The Lord will not hear” Psalm 66:18.  The heart cannot hold to sin and the Lord at the same time and expect prayers to get anywhere.  That heart is divided.  This Continue reading

Ever Preparing

Our life in this world is a place of preparation.  God is preparing us to serve both now and in the day when His Kingdom fully comes.  He is now preparing the inner self to be clothed with a new, Continue reading

Give Your Witness

“Come and hear, all who fear God, And I will tell of what He has done for my soul” Psalm 66:16 (NASB). Our propositional presentations of the gospel cannot compare with a clear witness of what God has Continue reading

Before You Ask

Before you ask, He already knows your need.  He is already predisposed to receive you.   His wisdom knows best.  His grace is abundant and His love is boundless.  Before you ask, know that He has been Continue reading

Deep Brokenness

The brokenness of all humans includes the scars of our life experiences and the imperfect DNA that we have inherited from our fallen parents, along with all of our fallen forefathers and foremothers.  Continue reading

The Great Turn

Jesus said to Paul, “I am sending you, to open their eyes so that they may turn from darkness to light and from the dominion of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins and an Continue reading

Good Deeds

We are not saved by good works, but we are saved for good works.  Our Lord Jesus went about doing good in the power of the Spirit (Acts 10:38).  The widow Tabitha “was always doing good and helping Continue reading

Jesus Is Lord and the Spirit

“No one can say that Jesus is Lord except by the Holy Spirit” 1 Corinthians 12:3b (NKJV).  The Holy Spirit always bears witness to Jesus.  He affirms Messiah to our hearts.  He attests Jesus’ Continue reading

Unity of the Spirit

Our unity with one another is anchored in the unity that exists in the Holy Trinity.  The Father, Son and Spirit live in complete unity.   The Spirit in us seeks to bring this kind of unity to our Continue reading