The Nature Of Confession

Confession means to “say the same thing”.  It is to say the same thing about one’s sins that God says.  It is to take responsibility for one’s actions, own them, and say so.  Confession lets us face Continue reading

Lords Of The Church

The New Testament affirms that Christ is the head of the church and the church is his body (Ephesians 5:23, Colossians 1:18).  The church is ever plagued with would-be lords of the church.  They want Continue reading

Miracles And Faithful Witness

They said, "Though John never performed a miraculous sign, all that John said about this man was true"  John 10:41 (NIV).  The measure of our lives with Christ is not that we have done lots of great Continue reading

Signs, Wonders And Faith

Miracles are not the basis of our faith.  Miracles may not build our faith.  Spending time with Jesus will.  Being convinced in our spirit that He is God’s promised Messiah as demonstrated by His Continue reading

Hearing Thunder

God testified from heaven about Jesus and some folks only heard thunder.  May we be able to hear God when He speaks.  May we not be among those who hear a garbled message that sounds like thunder.  Continue reading

King On His Terms

Jesus hid himself when they were going to take Him by force and make Him king.  Their terms?  A bread giving Messiah!  For Jesus, the cross was essential to His kingdom.  Jesus will not become our Continue reading

The Way Of Decrease

John the Baptist said, “He must increase, but I must decrease” John 3:30.  Humility of John?  Yes!   Nearing completion of his mission as forerunner?  Yes!  Yet, there is more!  This is to be a Continue reading

He’s Taking Back Your Heart

To give in to sin within yourself is to fight against yourself.  You will always lose.  Sin will win.  The only thing that will pull sin from the throne you have given it is the Lord Messiah Himself. Continue reading

Martyrs For Christ

Throughout Christian history, believers have laid down their lives in severe persecution rather than deny Jesus. Jesus even said to rejoice when persecuted.  We are in one of the greatest waves of Continue reading

At Home

When Christ enters the house He comes as more than a guest.  He comes as Lord of the house.  He comes to take title.  He comes to reign.  There is no peace when we reign.  Abdicate the throne!  When Continue reading