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...

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 Paradox of Christian Productivity

We think we have to do more.  God says, “Ask, and it shall be given.” (Matt. 7:7) Our world tells us that the one who works harder than the next guy wins.  God says, “Call Unto me, and I will answer thee.”  (Jer. 33:3) The powers of evil give...

A Case for Truth-focused Ministry

But speaking the truth in love, may grow up into him in all things, which is the head, even Christ. Ephesians 4:15 In my short time in church work, I’ve observed some of my tendencies.  It’s easy to focus my attention on secondary things instead of  the...

Don’t Turn Off the Light

That was the true Light, which lighteth every man that cometh into the world. John 1:9 Light is come into the world, and men loved darkness rather than light, because their deeds were evil. John 3:19 It’s no secret… none of us like to be shown that we are...