All Scripture references are quoted from the New International Version of the Bible (unless otherwise noted).

March 29th, 2017

“Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the LORD is kept safe.” – Proverbs 29:25 What is motivating you today? Many of us spend our days in the trap of “fearing man.” The decisions we make, the things we say, and the places we...

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March 22nd, 2017

“I the LORD do not change. So you, O descendants of Jacob, are not destroyed.” – Malachi 3:6 God does not change. This truth is known in theological circles as God’s “immutability.” To say that God is immutable is to say that He does not mature or grow old; He...

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March 15th, 2017

“When He (the Holy Spirit) comes, He will convict the world about sin, righteousness, and judgment.” – John 16:8 We, as people left to our own, have no ability to change hearts. So often, when thinking about sharing the Good News of Jesus Christ, we make the mistake of thinking...

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March 8th, 2017

“When all the people were being baptized, Jesus was baptized too. And as he was praying, heaven was opened and the Holy Spirit descended on him in bodily form like a dove. And a voice came from heaven: ‘You are my Son, whom I love; with you I am well...

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March 1st, 2017

March 1, 2017 “Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light for my path.” – Psalm 119:105 Why is it important to spend regular, disciplined time in the Word of God? Because God’s word is the fixed point on which we set our bearings in order to...

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February 22nd, 2017

“My sheep hear My voice, I know them, and they follow Me. I give them eternal life, and they will never perish– ever! No one will snatch them out of My hand.” – John 10:27-28 In the ancient world, sheep from many shepherds were often kept in large communal pens...

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February 15th, 2017

“God is faithful; by Him you were called into fellowship with His Son, Jesus Christ our Lord.” – 1 Corinthians 1:9 All of us, at one time or another, have probably struggled with finding our purpose. Why are we on this earth? What plan does God have for our life?...

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February 8th, 2017

“Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” – John 8:32 After 19 years of marriage, I get an incredible amount of peace from my relationship with my wife. We have been through so much together. I have seen her in so many different situations,...

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February 1st, 2017

“I will give you a new heart and put a new spirit in you; I will remove from you your heart of stone and give you a heart of flesh. And I will put my Spirit in you and move you to follow my decrees and be careful to keep...

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January 25th, 2017

“In him was life, and that life was the light of men…The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us.” – John 1:4, 14 The opening verses of the book of John give us a picture, not of a cold distant god, but of an intimate Creator. The picture...

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