Who Sets Your Standard?

The question is an important one to ask yourself.  No, I did not tell you to ask someone else their standard, the answer to the question is one that you need to determine in your own life in accordance with the Word of God.  As you look at your own “inside” and “outside,” who is it that Read More …

IMPRESS or IMPACT

Luke 14:34  Salt isgood: but if the salt have lost his savour, wherewith shall it be seasoned? The Christian has been called to be “salt” – or to impact the society he has been called to reach, not to simply impress. Impressing conveys the idea that one is trying to set forth a vision or picture that Read More …

The Neglect of Sunday school

There has been a trend the last decade among Bible believing churches and good Christian people.  They are leaving Sunday school behind.  Sunday school has been a long-practiced service and gained great prominence in the 19th and 20th Centuries and can be found even as far back as 1780 in Gloucester, England.[i]  It has even Read More …

Help for the Home

Every home needs help. Whether it be a single mother with three children; a retired grandfather who lives alone – or even a two-parent middle class family – all need help. The source of that help is the Bible – God’s Word. How foolish we are, in whatever aspect of life or society, to think Read More …

FAR MORE IMPORTANT THAN SPORTS!

When I was on the High school football team I was dedicated to my team.  I first started in the 7th grade.  I really didn’t know what I was doing the first two years.  I didn’t know how to read the play on paper let alone put it into practice.  On my Freshman team, I Read More …

Absolutely Surrendered

Philippians 1:12-30 After his vision on the road to Damascus, and his salvation the shortly followed after – there was nothing that was more important to Paul than fulfilling God’s will and bring glory to the Father.  He lived his life with everything else coming second to Christ. He had seen great victories in the Read More …

Contentment

In Matthew 22:16-22 we see that money was not an issue with Christ.  Money had its purposes, but the Lord was not wooed by it in anyway.  If only we could say that as believers – if only we could be content like Christ. One of the major battles that Christians often face is the Read More …