Characteristics of Saints


Revelation 14:12 “Here is the patience of the saints: here are they that keep the commandments of God, and the faith of Jesus.” Every brand has its own characteristic. If you were to name a popular product, anyone who uses it or is familiar with it will know the characteristics […] Read more »

Three Spiritual Warning Lights

Jude 1:11 “Woe unto them! for they have gone in the way of Cain, and ran greedily after the error of Balaam for reward, and perished in the gainsaying of Core.” Every vehicle has warning lights that signal something that could be wrong with your engine. Several years ago while […] Read more »

By-the-Way, Give Thanks

Psalm 136:1 “O give thanks unto the LORD; for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever.” I’m afraid Christians oftentimes are forgetful to give thanks to God for all that He has done. God’s goodness and mercy is exhibited to us in so many ways that we frequently […] Read more »

Stop Being a Baby


1 Peter 2:1-2 “Wherefore laying aside all malice, and all guile, and hypocrisies, and envies, and all evil speakings, As newborn babes, desire the sincere milk of the word, that ye may grow thereby:” At times you will hear a parent say to their child, “Stop being a baby.” In […] Read more »

Keeping a Passionate Prayer Life

Hebrews 10:19 “Having therefore, brethren, boldness to enter into the holiest by the blood of Jesus,” Staying passionate about something that you can do everyday or some place you regularly visit is no easy task. I was preaching in the Washington, D.C. area and the pastor asked me and another […] Read more »

He is a Qualified Technician

Hebrews 2:18 “For in that he himself hath suffered being tempted, he is able to succour them that are tempted.” When you need someone to work on something that is broken, you want a qualified technician who knows what they are doing. When I go to get my car worked […] Read more »

The “F” Expectancies of the Ministry

2 Timothy 4:17 “Notwithstanding the Lord stood with me, and strengthened me; that by me the preaching might be fully known, and that all the Gentiles might hear: and I was delivered out of the mouth of the lion.” When you were in school, you never wanted to get an […] Read more »

The Value of Work


2 Thessalonians 3:10 “For even when we were with you, this we commanded you, that if any would not work, neither should he eat.” One of the things that contributes to the destruction of a society is when people loathe work. One of the first things God commanded Adam to […] Read more »

Developing a Likeminded Team

Philippians 2:20-21 “For I have no man likeminded, who will naturally care for your state. For all seek their own, not the things which are Jesus Christ’s.” Superstars don’t win championships, but teams do. Developing a team mentality is important to any organization being successful. With a likeminded team, you […] Read more »