“let us draw near with a sincere heart in full assurance of faith, having our hearts sprinkled clearn from an evil conscience and our bodies washed with pure water. Let us hold fast the confession of our hope without wavering, for He who promised is faithful; and let us consider how to encourage one another … More The Tug-Of-War Prize
How many times do you hear people swearing like this, “Mohammad! I can’t believe that happened!” “Allah! What are you doing?” “Oh, Buddah! That hurt!” or even the powerful adversary, “Oh Satan! Quit that!” Or, even the silliness of this, “What in Bill’s name are you thinking?” You won’t ever hear a swear … More The Greatest Name
A few years back, my mom, daughter, and I visited London, England. One of the unique things about London is their subway system, the Tube. While waiting on the platform to get onto the subway, there are very distinctive signs saying, “Mind The Gap,” and if that isn’t enough, a British female announcer continuously reminds those … More Mind The Gap
In the last days, it will be increasingly evident that people, in whole, will want to hear positive and loving messages and will not want to hear about their sins, turning from them, and taking up their cross to follow Christ. Many churches will cater to their self-needs. “God, how can you please me?” not, … More God, How Can You Please Me?
Tonight, a group of us served at Breakthrough Church in St Paul: http://www.breakthroughmn.org. Each Sunday, they serve the homeless and provide a church service in the evening. They are always looking for partners to help provide meals, serve, pray with people, and just listen and be there for them. This was my first night serving … More A Plan For Jaz
Is it okay to ask God “Why me? Why now? What are You doing?” So, you’re going through problems! No one is exempt. You ask yourself ‘Why is this happening to me?” So, will God get mad if you ask Him ‘Why?’ We’ll look to King David (I & II Samuel, I Kings) for answers… … More Can I Ask God?
How old is the earth? First, let’s summarize the creation account from Genesis 1 – God’s description: Day 1: God created 3 main things: Space – God created to place His creation into. Earth- There was nothing else in all of space, just the Earth. Light – God said, “Let there be light”, and there … More 6 Days of Creation
12 On the day the Lord gave the Amorites over to Israel, Joshua said to the Lord in the presence of Israel: “O sun, stand still over Gibeon, O moon, over the Valley of Aijalon.” 13 So the sun stood still, and the moon stopped, till the nation avenged itself on its enemies, as it is written in the Book of Jashar. The sun stopped … More The Day The Earth Stood Still
“There is no such thing as a lukewarm Christian.” I just got done listening to this very powerful message that hit my heart deeply and brought me down to my knees in tears. I wanted to share it with you because there are so many that we may know, and even ourselves at times, who … More No Such Thing As Lukewarm Christians
“Speak now in the hearing of the people that each man ask from his neighbor and each woman from her neighbor for articles of silver and articles of gold. The Lord gave the people favor in the sight of the Egyptians…” Exodus 11:2-3a The Lord had just delivered 9 plagues to Egypt, almost completely crippling … More Active Obedience