Do All The Good You Can

Read: Titus 2:11-3:2 | Bible in a Year: Genesis 39-40; Matthew 11 [Jesus Christ] gave Himself for us, that He might redeem us from every lawless deed. —Titus 2:14 At the church I attend, the Sunday morning service closes with a song based on John Wesley’s words. We sing, “Do...

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Why Christians Absolutely Should Not Celebrate Halloween

Setting aside a day to celebrate evil, darkness, witchcraft, fear, death and the demonic brings disdain to God. Period. (Flickr/Creative Commons) Many Christians celebrate Halloween. Some churches and pastors even do. I recently saw a church advertising they were having a Zombie Run. Seriously? God’s House? This pastor does not...

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Purpose

The Purpose of Life

Wishing to find out the meaning of life People ask themselves questions such as “Why do we exist?” or “Does my life have a purpose?“. The Bible shows us that our purpose in life is to tie a friendship with God. I invite you to meditate on some fundamental truths...

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What Does It Mean to Forgive?

Forgiveness is the act by which we overlook someone’s mistake. In the Bible, the Greek word translated as “forgiveness” literally means “giving up“, as when a person no longer requires repayment of a debt. Jesus used this comparison to teach His disciples to pray “Forgive us our sins, for we...

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How to Become Closer to God

God invites all people to approach Him through prayer. “O You who hear prayer, To You all men come.” (Psalm 65:2) But He does not listen, or approve all the prayers. For example, the prayers of a man who mistreats his wife can be “hindered“. “7 Husbands, in the same...

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A Dozen Reasons God Hates Liars

“As followers of Jesus Christ, the Truth incarnate, we are called to put away the old self with its practices, which includes lying.”  By Paul Tautges  A Dozen Reasons God Hates Liars Deception, in one form or another, is a regular part of many people’s lives in our world today....

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Praise & Worship

Church Needed Volunteer Musicians and Singers

Contemporary Church seeking talented keyboardists, guitarists, vocalists, etc. To build a music program from the ground up at our new church. We are a church with a limited budget. We cannot afford to pay anyone. What is done here must be by a volunteer. This will start as the backdrop...

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We Need One Another

Most of the work of God is accomplished through people who are honest with one another, committed to serve one another, and willing to receive wise counsel from one another (Prov. 27:6,17). When we build trust, we will work together smoothly and see God at work in and through us....

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