As I am sitting here my heart begins to long to hear the praises of God being offered up by the church. My mind begins to think of the message I will preach and how I love to share the Word of God. I see the members of my church sitting in their familiar seats.
The Scriptures are filled with one event after the next revealing Jesus as the Son of God. Several questions can arise as you study each instance but one very important question, perhaps the most important, that has a need to be answered is, "What am I to do now that I have seen Christ?"
I am finding myself becoming an emotional blogger. It seems that I want to write when emotions are flowing. Maybe it is at this point that I am being prompted by the Spirit to write. The last couple of nights my spirit has been uneasy because of the decisions I see people making. The decisions … Continue reading Bad Actions and Being Jesus
I have always felt as though I have something great to do. Like there is a serious call upon my life to do something of value. More than just for the moment, something that makes an eternal difference. Up to this point in my life I pastor a small church, not many people know who … Continue reading “It” Doesn’t Happen Alone
“Some are professors and others are possessors.” ― Lawrence Kennedy It is time for us, as followers of Christ, to know that God desires to give you the Kingdom, it is actually a pleasure to Him. Since this is His desire we should make sure all is in order in our lives so that we … Continue reading 10 keys to receiving pt 2
I sat listening to a group of men talking this past evening about how to reach men in our city. One of the key issues discussed was the desperate need for mentors. This is such a passionate area of my life for many reasons, one of which has been the amount of rejection I have … Continue reading Missing the Mark?
I had several things that caused me to wake up last night. One of the biggest issues was being made aware of a spiritual battle that I was in and losing. In my dreams (and yes I am a big believer that God speaks through dreams) I became aware of how I was allowing spiritual … Continue reading Do We Really Know?
This morning I got woke up by that "still small voice". God whispered in my ear a bit of vision and large portion of conviction. I thought it interesting that He revealed a vision to me and then the vision brought conviction to my soul. During this encounter I did not feel guilt but rather … Continue reading Enjoying God Encounters
It is not the Indianapolis Colts winning another Super Bowl, nor is the discovery of something the world has never known that I want to experience first hand. I want to experience first hand the mighty hand of God moving and working in the lives of His people. I have been there and I want … Continue reading When IT Happens I Want To Be There
I love the statement people make when they know they are about to say something offensive and want to excuse their soon to be made statement. I am sure you know, it goes like this, "No offense intended but..." Yesterday I had one of those moments when a misguided man uttered that dreaded phrase to … Continue reading Offended? Yes, but still motivated!