Today we begin a five week study of the heart cry of the reformation. The fathers of the protestant reformation did not set out to define the 'five solas'. These pillars of our faith were more like embers taken from the ashes that were there all along; they set fire...read >>
Have you ever been faced with an opportunity to minister in some way but weren't sure how? Should I pray? Should I go? Should I stay & wait upon the Lord? As believers, we trust in the Lord, but how does our faith convert into action, or should it?
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Paul is hot under the collar, and for good reason. Thieves have snuck into his safe home and are disrupting the family of faith. How? Convincing them that their means to being justified (made Right in God's eyes) lies in their own hands, through law-keeping...read >>
Bear God-glorifying fruit, or burn in God-glorifying fire.read >>
All this talk about "Greater Works" leads us to the obvious question: "How in the world does that happen?"
On a bit of a different subject, can you imagine the loneliness, fear, and sadness the disciples must have surely felt as their Master was slaughtered on the...read >>
Greater works than Jesus? Can you imagine? Why is this such a hard pill to swallow?
Let's take a second look at this passage, prayerfully pursuing He who said, "you will find Me when you seek Me with all of your heart."read >>
Paul was a man who had reason to boast in his flesh and his Jewish background, so one might think he would support the Judaizers...however this was not the case! Instead Paul makes it crystal clear that nothing is more valuable than knowing Christ and being found...read >>
Ever wonder what causes us to do and say the things we do? Ever had one of those "out of spirit" experiences... "did i just say that?" Where do these things come from? "The outside reveals the inside." "Out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaks." "You will...read >>
This week we wrap up the narrative wherein the 38 year-old invalid is healed by Jesus. This week we pick up the story just after Jesus has pursued the man in the temple, told him he was well, and instructed Him to sin no more.
But don't forget... it was the...read >>