Category Archives: Front Page

I BESEECH YOU AS STRANGERS AND PILGRIMS

“Dearly beloved, I beseech you as strangers and pilgrims, abstain from fleshly lusts, which war against your soul” (1 Pet. 2:11). I’m often amazed at just how many people there are, both within and without the church, who live as … Continue reading

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LET GO BUT HOLD ON

There is this new movie, Frozen, which is a big hit with my kids, and a lot of others as well. One of the main story lines is about this princess born with great power, but she lives in fear … Continue reading

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WHAT MAKES A DREAM WORK?

“Teamwork makes the dream work!” We all have heard this saying at least once in our lives and we most likely think immediately about sports much of the time…but do we ever paste this motto onto our spiritual convictions as … Continue reading

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MASCULINITY: TOXIC OR BENEFICIAL?

There is a tendency in our current society to throw the baby out with the bathwater. In an effort to fight against immoral acts such as sexual harassment, physical abuse, and bullying perpetrated by a small minority of bad apples, … Continue reading

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THE BIG QUESTION

1 Peter 4:12-14 — “Beloved, do not be surprised at the fiery trial when it comes upon you to test you, as though something strange were happening to you. But rejoice insofar as you share Christ’s sufferings, that you may … Continue reading

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GETTING THROUGH THE IMPOSSIBLE OBSTACLE

They were up against it now. Nowhere to go, nowhere to turn. An impossible obstacle in front of them and trouble behind them. And everything started out so well. They were happy, even rejoicing. They had everything they needed and … Continue reading

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 THE COST OF DISCIPLESHIP

There is something about human nature that loves a bargain. Few things please us more than getting something for next-to-nothing. We dream of striking it rich quickly. We boast about “what a steal” a particular item was. We flock to … Continue reading

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