Oct 23, 2019
In Luke chapter 14:25-33 Jesus outlines what it takes to be His disciple.
First thing He says is, “If anyone comes to Me and does not hate his father and mother, wife and children, brothers and sisters, yes, and his own life also, he cannot be my disciple.”
The multitude that was following Him must have...
Oct 16, 2019
Not long ago I was at the coffee shop and someone came up to me and said, "Do you ever frown? You're always smiling!"
I was thankful that they thought that about me, because wherever I go I want my face, my life and my spirit to communicate that there is Someone greater living in me.
When we get up on Monday...
Oct 9, 2019
If you've been a Christian for very long, you know about Romans 12:2. You've heard sermons about renewing the mind, and yet many Christians continue to live out of their old mindset.
It is so easy as a believer to default back to our old mind, but if we truly wish to stop living like a victim and live like a victor; if...
Oct 2, 2019
Halloween has been controversial for decades and it's roots entirely in paganism.
So the question is, "Should we be celebrating Halloween?"
Many in the church today say you shouldn't celebrate Christmas, because of the verses in the Old Testament about sacrificing to idols "under every green tree".
Sep 18, 2019
On June 2015, I wrote a blog entitled, Does God Ever Say "Maybe" to Homosexuality Among Christians?
I was expressing concern over the softening position of major Evangelical leaders regarding same-sex marriages. It seems since then to have become a widening horizon.
Any position that would emphasize holiness and purity...