If Jesus had not risen… part 2

If Jesus had not risen… part 2

Earlier today, I wrote about what would be true if Jesus had not risen. We often live as if the resurrection power of Christ is non existent.  As I pondered these thoughts, I couldn’t help but think of this video that I had seen.  Let it impact you. Video Credit...
If Jesus had not risen… part 2

If Jesus had not risen…, part 1

Today, we celebrate.  We remember.  We sing.  We rejoice! But take a moment to consider “what if.”  What if Christ had not risen again? Paul follows this trail of logic in I Corinthians 15:14. And if Christ be not risen, then is our preaching vain, and...

Recognizing Your Soul’s Thirst

As the hart panteth after the water brooks, so panteth my soul after thee, O God. Psalm 42:1 My soul thirsts.  Your soul thirsts.  But often we misunderstand what it is thirsting for. We feel the uneasiness in our souls and look to entertainment to ease the...

The Reason for Our Fruitlessness

Have you ever been discouraged that it seemed like your life lacked the fruitfulness you imagined?  Have you ever worked hard to serve others, only to feel a frustration of pointlessness? Could it be that at times we have it backwards?  Are we focused more on the work...

Worship that Costs Something

Then took Mary a pound of ointment of spikenard, very costly, and anointed the feet of Jesus, and wiped his feet with her hair: and the house was filled with the odour of the ointment. John 12:3 In Mary’s heart, Jesus was worth it. Her heart of love and worship...