Category: Faith

Only Believe: The Foundation of Faith

“Do not be afraid, only believe” (Mark 5:36). “Therefore, as you have received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in Him, having been firmly rooted and now being built up in Him and established in your faith, just as you were instructed, and overflowing with gratitude.” (Col. 2:6-7) God never intended for His people to be ordinary or commonplace. Does that mean we are better than others? No, we are to regard no one from…

The Danger of Shallow Faith: Don’t Believe The Hype!

“Now faith is the certainty of things hoped for, a proof of things not seen..” (Hebrews 11:1) Romans 12:2 instructs each believer to “Stop imitating the ideals and opinions of the culture around you, and be inwardly transformed by the Holy Spirit through a total reformation of how we think. This will empower every believer to discern God’s will. We are encouraged to take our everyday,…

It Will Be Worth It!

”Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the LORD your God will be with you wherever you go.” —Joshua 1:9 I was going through some of the prophetic words the Lord used to encourage me along this journey of faith. Many of them were to encourage me to persevere and…

The Pain Of Losing A Loved One

The LORD is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit. —Psalm 34:18 In a time of global crisis, many have unexpectedly lost a loved one due to Covid-19,. Nothing in life can emotionally prepare us for the death of a loved one, especially a child. Whether death results from a sudden illness, accident or a long-term…

Authentic Christianity

“Let love be genuine. Abhor what is evil; hold fast to what is good.” Romans 12:9 ESV I’ve been concerned and wondering why the church seems powerless to effectively take part in God’s Endtime plan of redemption. So, I’ve been reading about past revivals and Christian ministers who I believe had authentic, effective ministry for the Kingdom of God their…

The Danger of Shallow Faith

“Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see.” Hebrews 11:1 Looking at some of today’s headlines can be discouraging. As of today, there are over 4 million cases and 156,311 deaths in the U. S alone, due to Covid 191; people are literally fighting over wearing face coverings in public; many…

Living Close to God – Part 3

Come near to God and he will come near to you. Wash your hands, you sinners, and purify your hearts, you double-minded. –James 4:8 “He has made everything beautiful in its time. He has also set eternity in the human heart; yet no one can fathom what God has done from beginning to end.”–Ecclesiastes 3:11 Within the human soul there is an overwhelming…

Living Close to God – Part 2

Draw near to God, and he will draw near to you.  –James 4:8 “He says, “Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.” –Ps.:46:10 We need to get still in order to experience God. It is in the stillness that we get to know and experience God’s…

Living Close to God

Draw near to God, and he will draw near to you.  –James 4:8 Beloved saints, in a time of overwhelming contention over politics, racism, the handling of Covid-19, reopening of public schools and the anger of having to wear face masks, we must contend for the faith. Jude the brother of James found  it necessary to write to the beloved…