Trustworthy Promises

2 Corinthians 1:20 “For all the promises of God in him are yea, and in him Amen, unto the glory of God by us.” The promises of God are often the focus of many Christians. When you are going through hard times, you look to the promises of God to […] Read more »

Setting a Right Mindset

1 Corinthians 16:2 “Upon the first day of the week let every one of you lay by him in store, as God hath prospered him, that there be no gatherings when I come.” Having the right mindset has a lot to do with your success and accomplishments. When your mindset […] Read more »

Laborers Together

1 Corinthians 3:9 “For we are labourers together with God: ye are God’s husbandry, ye are God’s building.” One of the common challenges in any organization is keeping everyone working together. The church is no different. In fact, in the church it can be harder to get people to work […] Read more »

The Highway to Hope

Romans 5:3-4 “And not only so, but we glory in tribulations also: knowing that tribulation worketh patience; And patience, experience; and experience, hope:” In the beginning years of my marriage, my wife and I traveled by vehicle to our destinations. Before we started a trip, we always took out the […] Read more »

Why There Was a Pentecost

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Acts 2:41 “Then they that gladly received his word were baptized: and the same day there were added unto them about three thousand souls.” The results that happened on the day of Pentecost in the Book of Acts have been studied, taught and preached about for decades. This one event […] Read more »

Short Sighted

Short-Sighted

Proverbs 29:18 “Where there is no vision, the people perish: but he that keepeth the law, happy is he.” The verse above is often used in sermons to motivate people into having a vision for the lost. Several times I have told people that because we need to get a […] Read more »

Keeping a Good Conscience

Acts 23:1 “And Paul, earnestly beholding the council, said, Men and brethren, I have lived in all good conscience before God until this day.” Paul said, “I have lived in all good conscience…” That statement is a mouth full. To be able to say that you have a good conscience […] Read more »

Stirring Your Spirit

Acts 17:16 “Now while Paul waited for them at Athens, his spirit was stirred in him, when he saw the city wholly given to idolatry.” Have you ever had something that hits your hot button and stirs your spirit? Paul experienced this when he went to Athens. When he was […] Read more »

Shaken

Acts 4:31 “And when they had prayed, the place was shaken where they were assembled together; and they were all filled with the Holy Ghost, and they spake the word of God with boldness.” The boldness of the Apostles is clearly seen in this chapter as they preached about Jesus […] Read more »

Afraid of the Truth

John 9:22 “These words spake his parents, because they feared the Jews: for the Jews had agreed already, that if any man did confess that he was Christ, he should be put out of the synagogue.” The story from the verse above is about a man who Jesus healed on […] Read more »