Addressing Our Prayers
Today, let’s focus on this one opening line in our prayer and listen as the Holy Spirit brings to our minds all the names of God.
Are We Out of Shape?
Are we out of shape when it comes to prayer? Are we exercising this beautiful form of communication with our Father as we should?
Hot Water Can Cause Shrinkage
To reflect Jesus’ image and to testify of His attributes is to choose to be vulnerable, devoted, and authentic.
The Bible Recap: Days 183-189
Our God chases us down in the storms of life, pursuing us. He never gives up on us. He’ll use every element of nature and every life situation to point back to Him.
How Old Are You?
Here are a few tips to help “redeem the time.”
Refining by Fire
Be reminded that more life-changing than s’mores, hayrides, and cider is the captivating life of abundance in choosing Christ.
The Bible Recap: Days 176-182
God saved His child, who cried out to Him.
A Quiet Time
A simple prayer for us…
We’ve been given the armor of God, and now we must use it!
Caring for Our Shepherds
Let’s take some time to pray this morning and ask the Lord how we can better serve Him through our giving and support of our pastors and staff.
Raise Your Right Hand
Truly our spiritual exoneration only comes from our guilt/sin being covered with his Son’s innocence “doing the time” for us.
Remember the Mission
May we take the time to refocus our thoughts, plans and actions back to Jesus and His mission.
The Same Goal
If we have the same goal, the same motives, and the same message, we should encourage and rejoice that others want to follow and do the same.
The Bible Recap: Days 169-175
Good things happen when we trust and follow God with our whole hearts!
Do You Hear Him?
Open your Bible. This is where you will find Jesus speaking to you today. Hear His voice.
What Do You Want?
What are you seeking, and are you looking in the right place?
Who are You Inviting to Your Table?
As we open up our table, let’s be mindful and intentional to welcome those that need the great physician.
Our goal should never be for others to simply follow us, but to follow us in pursuing Jesus!
Our God-given desires must be submitted to God’s authority.
Make the best choice to gently and prayerfully yield to His placement, His power source, and His sovereignty.
Not only can God help you become wiser in life and in making decisions, but having an undivided heart can help guard you from putting your faith and confidence into other people and things.
All Part of the Plan
Wherever you are, whatever is going on, I want you to know that there is a God who created you and loves you and cares about you. Not only is He working in your life for your good, but also for those around you.
Dwarfs or Disciples
Are your actions and attitude reflecting those of a disciple of Jesus Christ?
The Master’s Voice
What can our fur babies teach us about our Christian journey?
Under the S-O-N
As believers, let’s not get caught up in the things of this world, but in the things of the one to come.
No Place Like Home
Do we live as though this world is our home or do we live with a longing to be with our God in eternity?
Unity Despite Differences
God calls us to unity, but what exactly is unity?
Examine your plans for the coming week, pray over them, hold them loosely, and invite the One who most deserves your attention, devotion, and energy to interrupt your plans for His.
Creatures of Habit
We must get into the “habit” of doing the simple things God asks of us instead of looking for the big things.
The Joy of Canceling Debt
We can forgive others because we have been forgiven.
The Bible Recap: Days 43-49
God is so good to us sinners! He doesn’t give up on us—He gives us second and third and fourth chances to get it right.
We, too, come to a crossroads. Will we follow Christ knowing the costs? Or will we deny Him?
Invest in Eternal Blooms
I want to invest into something that lasts, don’t you? Plant seeds of salvation for eternal blooms.
The Bible Recap: Days 36-42
When was the last time we asked God to see His glory? This moment with Moses reminds me that maybe my prayers are too small.
Victory or Defeat?
You may be feeling like a ball in your hands translates to a turnover in the making, but a life in God’s hands is the perfect starting lineup.
The Bible Recap: Days 29-35
Like Moses’ journey, God doesn’t promise us it will be easy. But, I have found the best things in life are often the things we work hardest at.
The Truth Offends
The truth may hurt, it may offend, but it is the truth. May we speak it in love and grace to those that are broken and in desperate need.
If He could forgive me for the things I have done, how can I not forgive someone else?
Let God Cleanse and Restore You
Let God cleanse you and restore you to your created purpose!
Hosanna, He is Worthy!
What are we willing to give up to follow the Lord?
The Bible Recap: Days 22-28
I love how God worked in this messy story and brought blessing from brokenness, good from sin, faithfulness to the unfaithful. God is so good to us in our brokenness!
How to Raise Average Kids
God has gifted each of our kids for His Kingdom.
Holy Week: Forgiveness Matters
The really cool thing about redemption is this: it isn’t just a one-time deal! Jesus can redeem us every day – anytime, anyplace.
Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego: 3 Men Who Feared God
Would you be able to take a stand on your faith even if you were the only one? Even if it was hard? Even if it hurt?
Draw Close to the Mountain
It’s time that we draw closer to that mountain. We, too, must go to it and fall on our knees in prayer to our Heavenly Father. The time is near for the return of Christ.
Make certain that you always prepare a place of honor for Jesus in your Easter celebration.
Awestruck and Speechless
But who is God if not higher than us? Surely, we cannot know the mind of God and understand everything there is to know!
The Bible Recap: Days 8-14
When things seem like they are falling apart, don’t mistrust God’s heart.
Be the Salt
Be the salt of the earth! Be His!
Don’t Be Afraid to Ask
Ask questions and search out the answers. Let the Holy Spirit guide you as you discover more and more.