Joy and Pain Get Ready for the Rain!

“Rejoice, you people of Jerusalem! Rejoice in the LORD your God! For the rain he sends demonstrates his faithfulness. Once more the autumn rains will come, as well as the rains of spring. The threshing floors will again be piled high with grain, and the presses will...

Do You Love Everybody?

“Yes indeed, it is good when you obey the royal law as found in the Scriptures: “Love your neighbor as yourself.” But if you favor some people over others, you are committing a sin. You are guilty of breaking the law.” James 2:8-9 NLT I ran into a church member...
Breaking Bread to Break Alienation

Breaking Bread to Break Alienation

Acts 2:44-46 “All the believers were together and had everything in common. They sold property and possessions to give to anyone who had need. Every day they continued to meet together in the temple courts. They broke bread in their homes and ate together with...
I Am Finished Trying to Please People!

I Am Finished Trying to Please People!

Galatians 1:10 Obviously, I’m not trying to win the approval of people, but of God.  If pleasing people were my goal, I would not be Christ’s servant. You can waste your life’s purpose trying to please people. You can split yourself up in many pieces trying to...