Your Reward and the Movie War Room

Your Reward and the Movie War Room

Featured Photo by Lel4nd War Room (which I have not yet seen) is pretty popular right now.  Aside from bringing in serious money and contending for the top spot in mainstream movie theaters, it is also continuously on my facebook stream, quite often tethered with...
The Whole Universe needs Jesus

The Whole Universe needs Jesus

19 For the creation waits in eager expectation for the children of God to be revealed. 20 For the creation was subjected to frustration, not by its own choice, but by the will of the one who subjected it, in hope 21 that the creation itself will be liberated from its...
Matthew 5-7 – The Sermon on the Mount

Matthew 5-7 – The Sermon on the Mount

Been reading Matthew chapters 5 – 7 lately.  According to Matthew, this is the first of five really big sermons Jesus gives.  WARNING – they are all a doozy. I’ll get into the text itself here, eventually, but one observation I have is this: so much...

Security, Inheritance, Suffering, Hope?

“16 The Spirit Himself testifies with our spirit that we are children of God, 17 and if children, heirs also, heirs of God and fellow heirs with Christ, if indeed we suffer with Him so that we may also be glorified with Him. 18 For I consider that the sufferings of...

Happy Father's Day…belated

12 Therefore, brothers and sisters, we have an obligation—but it is not to the flesh, to live according to it. 13 For if you live according to the flesh, you will die; but if by the Spirit you put to death the misdeeds of the body, you will live. 14 For those who are...

Dig Deeper…

What is the Gospel?   About a year ago, a dear friend and brother in Christ asked me the question; what is the Gospel?  He was conducting an informal survey amongst His Christian friends to come up with a solid, concrete, definition of what the Gospel really is.  I...