“Confession, An Epoxy That Holds Relationship Together”

Mar 21

“Confession, An Epoxy That Holds Relationship Together”

Earlier this week I had started a post regarding the Church. I had shown from Ephesians 2 that the church was NOT a building but rather a Living and breathing organization comprised of many people that God was joining together in Him. Many times in my experiences over the years I feel I may have ‘missed the mark’ in my teaching to really relate and show...

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“The Final Four and Winning The Eternal Prize”

Mar 21

“The Final Four and Winning The Eternal Prize”

Do you have your bracket filled out? Now if you have  no idea what the question means you are obviously not a basketball fan! This week “The Road to the Final Four!” began in earnst. It’s  the quest for the NCAA championship in men’s basketball. It’s called March Madness! The tournament reminds me that the qualities for success in the sports world are so similar to...

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“Relationship, The Glue that Holds The Church Together”

Mar 18

“Relationship, The Glue that Holds The Church Together”

Ephesians 2:18-22 (NASB) 18)for through Him we both have our access in one Spirit to the Father. 19)So then you are no longer strangers and aliens, but you are fellow citizens with the saints, and are of God’s household, 20) having been built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Christ Jesus Himself being the corner stone, 21) in whom the whole...

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“Just DO IT!”

Mar 04

“Just DO IT!”

Nike, the brand that Michael Jordan built, is still flying high. The famous shoe company announced the release of their new Flyknit Lunar3 this month. It’s lightweight. The colors are bright. But most of all wearing them will put you in the winner’s circle! Nike is the most innovative shoe company of our time. And their slogan, Just Do It, captures our interest,...

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“Can You Teach Compassion?”

Feb 22

“Can You Teach Compassion?”

I was sitting at a local restaurant recently enjoying breakfast with some former work mates, spinning the dream of spending time in a third-world country with my granddaughters in the near future. I was waxing lyrical of the benefits to my granddaughter’s character development and hopes that such an experience would instill compassion in them in a relevant and...

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“There’s Sin on the Floor!”

Feb 15

“There’s Sin on the Floor!”

“Grace in a culture gives sin that resides in people’s hearts an opportunity to manifest.” {Bill Johnson ~iBethel, Redding, California} Lately I have started re- reading Danny Silk’s book ‘The Culture of Honor’. He is one of the Pastor/Teachers that have worked alongside of Bill Johnson at Bethel Church in Redding California for many years. In the past two years...

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“God IS Light”

Feb 03

“God IS Light”

Ever since the beginning of the world, God has proven Himself to be the Giver of Light in all its forms. He inhabits light. He is light. He made the light of this world, and He has sent His spiritual light to earth personably in Jesus, who Himself is the Light of the World. Everything God is and does is described as light.” The Bible affirms this. The apostle John...

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