So, as you get your brackets filled out, wait for the tipoff, and look forward to some exciting basketball; also keep your eyes fixed on glorifying God in all we do, and applying the Gospel in all areas of our life. As believers, we shouldn’t just be looking for “One Shining Moment” to be a witness for Christ, but rather look for many little moments to be the light of Christ to others in our day to day walk with JesusRead more "March Madness"
One definition of the word posture: a particular way of dealing with or considering something; an approach or attitude. When you read through the book of Acts and you consider the life and ministry of the early church, you see they lived with certain postures.Read more "Postures to Pursue and Postures to Reject"
If we are following the Jesus of the Bible, then we (and those around us) should be seeing in our own lives, the Spirit bringing about change in these four areas of our lives.Read more "Converted Hearts Lead to Changed Lives"
What if we, as God’s people, walked by faith, and not by sight? 2 Corinthians 5:7Read more "What if?"
We grow in knowing so that we might grow in living. And we grow in living so that we might grow in knowing. We want to be a church that is about knowing the Lord personally and living for Him as a way of life.Read more "Engaged in Growing"
Self-discipline is something we all want more of in at least one or multiple areas of our lives. So what do we do with that? Are we stuck in a perpetual state of 1 step forward, 2 steps back?Read more "I want to be more disciplined"
I have a lot of unfinished things in my life. Things I’ve started on but haven’t completed. Or things that need attention that I haven’t gotten around to doing just yet. I have a plethora (I’ve always wanted to use that word in a blog post) of house projects to complete. I have a guitar […]Read more "Unfinished"
So when our flesh, or the culture, or our spiritual enemy wants us to think that we can still hold onto sin and yet love God supremely and with everything we have, the Lord says that we are to be done with sin.Read more "Done with Sin"
Live by faith…it is all over Scripture. Habakkuk 2:4: See, the enemy is puffed up; his desires are not upright— but the righteous person will live by his faithfulness. Romans 1:17, Galatians 3:11, and Hebrews 10:38 quote Habakkuk and say, the righteous will live by faith. 2 Corinthians 5:7 says, For we live by faith, not by sight. All of Hebrews 11 tells us story after story […]Read more "Live by Faith"
Psalm 119, over and over, deals not with the practical side of how to read the Bible, but instead deals with our desire to read the Bible. Because any sort of change that we desire in our lives begins not with the outward, but the inward. With our hearts, affections, and desires. Psalm 119:16 says, I […]Read more "Delight and Neglect"