Your Dwelling Place

Read: Psalm 23:6 David has had quite a life by the time he wrote Psalm 23. He states that “goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life”. What David? Do you not remember all the hardship, betrayals, your own sin with it’s painful consequences? How can David say that goodness and [...]

It is Finished- Jesus, Fulfilled the Scriptures from Beginning to End,the Alpha and Omega

Easter Series- Confronting Jesus Later, knowing that everything had now been finished, and so that Scripture would be fulfilled, Jesus said, “I am thirsty.” A jar of wine vinegar was there, so they soaked a sponge in it, put the sponge on a stalk of the hyssop plant, and lifted it to Jesus’ lips. When [...]

Humble Yourself, Pray, Repent

Each of us have the opportunity each day repent before God. God’s mercies are new every morning. We humble ourselves by admitting that God is God and we are not. God’s forgiveness is just a prayer away.

Courageously Wait on the Lord

Is it hard to find the strength to go on? David, writer of this Psalm had times he felt that way. He learned that sometimes you have to wait on the Lord, putting all your hope in him. Because of the Lord, you don’t need to fear but wait courageously for him to deliver you. [...]

Serve to Refresh

Now that I, your Lord and Teacher, have washed your feet, you also should wash one another’s feet. John 13:14 Jesus spoke to his followers after he humbled himself to serve them. The washing of feet was a source of refreshing and relaxation. What had his followers been doing? Sharing the Good News, the Gospel, [...]

Looking for Fulfillment in 2019

Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled. Matthew 5:6 (NIV)   The Desire to be Filled Are you looking for fulfillment? Have you tried everything that is supposed to help you? You’ve heard you need more self-care, more good works to others, better relationships, less responsibility and stress. So [...]

The Power of the Blood of Jesus

The Blood of JesusThe only blood that will give you everlasting strength, today and into eternity, is the blood that Jesus shed for you on the cruel cross at Calvary.No matter how low you get or how weak you feel, find your strength in Jesus and his sacrifice for you.At your lowest, stop and remember [...]

Beyond Health and Wealth: New Year’s Resolutions

The Usual It's that time of year and we are more determined than ever to transform our bodies and bank accounts. Smart marketers know this. We are inundated with special offers for gym memberships and invitations to join down lines selling products guaranteed to make us wealthier and our prospects healthier. Is There More? But [...]

Women In the Bible

Do you realize that God didn’t have to allow women to be included in the written record of his Word? God is sovereign and the Bible is his creation. Yet he chose to include the stories and concerns of women in it. That tells us something important about the heart of God. Read more in [...]

Seek Him, Find Him

What are you looking for? Peace, love, money, power? None of these will satisfy the way a relationship with God will. Not hearing from God? Does he seem distant? Go hard after him with all your heart. Don’t let your focus and loyalty be divided. Persevere in seeking him. Seek first God, his Kingdom and [...]