"Have confidence in your leaders (Pastors) and submit to their authority, because they keep watch over you as those who must give an account. Do this so that their work will be a joy, not a burden, for that would be of no benefit to you." Hebrews 13:17 (NIV) I had the pleasure of speaking at my … [Read more...] about 4 Ways Pastors Keep Watch Over Your Soul
Keep alert, stand firm in your faith, be courageous, be strong. Let all that you do be done in love. ~1 Corinthians 16:13 When Paul wrote this passage in his letter to the church in Corinth, he wanted to remind them that they were followers of Jesus Christ. They had been fighting and … [Read more...] about Let all that you do, be done in love.
My dear brothers and sisters, if someone among you wanders away from the truth and is brought back, you can be sure that whoever brings the sinner back from wandering will save that person from death and bring about the forgiveness of many sins. James 5:19-20 NLT A Prayer Of Wandering … [Read more...] about How To Restore A Wandering Believer Even When It’s You…
According to Acts 11:19-26, the Christian Church at Antioch began when Christians who were scattered from Jerusalem because of persecution, fled to Antioch. They were joined by Christians from Cyprus and Cyrene who migrated to Antioch. It was in Antioch that the followers of Jesus were first … [Read more...] about Why Satan Is Tearing Down Churches From The Inside
Welcome back! We are continuing my observation from last Monday, asking if our God were racist? If you didn't get a chance to read it, click here. I spoke briefly about racists starting from the beginning in the bible. Blatant racism existed as it does today. Jews didn't affiliate with the … [Read more...] about What If God Were Racist? An Observation – Part 2
All over the world, racist people exist. From the White House to our next door neighbors, there are people in this world who don't like you simply because of your color, sex, race or creed. But did God intend it to be this way? Some would argue yes, with examples from the Bible. Others would argue … [Read more...] about What If God Were Racist? An Observation – Part 1
Welcome back friends! Our next bible study and journal challenge is "Why Is Satan Tempting Me?" Satan. Oh Satan! Dealing with Satan is an everyday battle that we all have to go through. But why? I guess it's in our DNA, because Jesus told us that we would go through trials and tribulations … [Read more...] about Transcribe The Word – Why Is Satan Tempting Me?
Remember your first puppy love experience? It was fun, exhilarating and a bit scary at the same time. All we knew was we loved this person hard and with every being of our bodies - Right? Looking back, we didn't know what true love really was! But with God we should go back to those feelings and … [Read more...] about Transcribe The Word – 15+ Puppy Love Cards To God
“But be very careful to keep the commandment and the law that Moses the servant of the Lord gave you; to love the Lord your God, to walk in all his ways, to obey his commands, to hold fast to him and to serve him with all your heart and all your soul.” Joshua 22:5 In order to give God all we have, … [Read more...] about How to give God all you have!
“The Lord is close to the brokenhearted; he saves those whose spirits are crushed.” Psalm 34:18 Let's be honest - Are you currently depressed? What does being depressed mean? The Dictionary says, “In a state of general unhappiness. Sad. Low spirit. Gloom. Sinking. Spiritless.” Early 2016, I … [Read more...] about Depressed: When Satan Still Won’t Leave You Alone