God’s Blueprint For My Busyness

Crazy busy. We all seem to look at life through the lens of activity and busyness. Mornings are rushed. Afternoons are scheduled. The evening is spent in traffic and catching up with the kids and duties around the house. Reflection makes us feel guilty over the myriad of areas where we know we should be…

A little Egypt in every Christian

It only took one day to get the Israelites out of Egypt; it took a life-time (and then some) to get Egypt out of the Israelites. Likewise, it takes a moment for God to change a person’s eternal destiny but a life-time to change their sin nature. Christians must not only receive grace but learn…

Eternal Expectations

Expectations can be dangerous. They set the tone of how a person thinks, feels and acts. If we are not careful, they will deter your path and dominate your identity. That does not mean we should not have expectations, but that we must be careful of the perspective from which our expectations are determined. Do they originate…

Gospel Values: Spiritual Growth (John 15)

MOTIVATE What were the first words God said to man? “Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth and subdue it…” Genesis 1:28 What were the last words Jesus said to man before returning to Heaven? “Go and make disciples of all nations…” Matthew 28:18 What is the purpose of life and salvation? “Everyone who…