One Is More Than Zero

It doesn’t take a leader to discover problems, it only takes a human who is willing to look. The thrilling powers of observation were at work in Christ’s disciples. Sometimes it can be annoying when people point out obvious problems without presenting solutions. Jesus however, wasn’t annoyed when the disciples informed him that the coutryside-traipsingContinue reading “One Is More Than Zero”

Living to Christ

It is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me. – Paul I have been gripped with the truth that when I said yes to God I wasn’t saying yes to Christianity – I was saying yes to Christ. Christian culture in America is constantly searching for the formula. What is the formulaContinue reading “Living to Christ”

Slaves to Joy

Emotions are from God. God is deeply emotional, and deeply invested in His creation. He is not however unstable. His emotions are subject to His nature – one of love and goodness. He is moved by His emotions, much like we are. Emotions are powerful. It’s not easy to “talk” yourself out of them. YourContinue reading “Slaves to Joy”

Faith – Eyes Open or Closed?

Man was made for the ground. Why else to do we feel nauseous when we go zipping around in our uncle’s boat? We have feet not flippers; arms not wings; lungs not gills. We jump and expect to feel the jarring impact shoot up through our knees. We lay on the grass, avoid excessive air-travel,Continue reading “Faith – Eyes Open or Closed?”

Christ Revealed the Father – Jn. 15:9-11

“As the Father loved Me, I also have loved you, abide in My love. 10 If you keep My commandments, you will abide in My love, just as I have kept my Father’s commandments and abide in His love. 11 These things I have spoken to you, that My joy may remain in you, andContinue reading “Christ Revealed the Father – Jn. 15:9-11”

Top 5 Rapture Misconceptions:

#5: Rapture means “disappear while leaving a pile of clothes on the floor.” Actually ‘rapture’ is taken from the Greek word ‘harpazo’ (latin: rapturo) which means ‘caught up’. Think ascending visibly like Christ at the ascension in Acts 1. #4: The rapture will be secretive. The rapture will not be secretive but a glorious displayContinue reading “Top 5 Rapture Misconceptions:”

Prayer – the Beginning and the End

Under the premise that man’s purpose is union with God (Jn. 17:24), prayer is both the catalyst and the ongoing result of a move of the Spirit. For prayer is not a religious practice for the pious, but the vehicle of ongoing relationship with the uncreated God. Think of the man who doesn’t talk toContinue reading “Prayer – the Beginning and the End”

Life in the Millennium (Part 3) – David’s Throne

I will eventually get the subject of this series – Life in the Millennium. But for now I’m content to establish some introductory understanding concerning the foundations of this Messianic Kingdom, as well as learning a great deal myself. I think one of the greatest benefits to the church today would be to experience theContinue reading “Life in the Millennium (Part 3) – David’s Throne”