Matthew 5, 6, 7 Do you remember playing hide and seek with your children or friends? It’s not like you were removed from the present reality but that you were findable only as they sought after you. Jesus has been outlining what Kingdom living is all about throughout the entire sermon on the mount. By using the phrase “seek first the kingdom of God”, He … Continue reading Kingdom Living: Hidden In Plain Sight
Here is the final session in our series on Wisdom from Proverbs. Proverbs Session 4 Continue reading Proverbs Session 4
I have finished the work which You have given Me to do. JOHN 17:4 There is a work God has for us to do but it will not be complete without the surrendering of our will. As Jesus Himself prayed, “your will be done”, so must we. The will must be willfully surrendered to God along with the death of self-interest. Be careful of making … Continue reading Death to self-will
As school is getting back into the full swing, I wanted to share five things to help us all look at the school year afresh. Even though I have students in mind, these things can apply to anyone, anywhere. 1) Start with God. I know it seems like a given but there’s no doubt that as time, busyness and complacency set in, starting each day … Continue reading 5 things to start the new year
What is it you are praying for most? Do you want your life to be comfortable or significant? It’s not impossible for it to be both, but God is much more concerned in shaping us and making us into the image of His son, than making us “comfortable”. Being comforted is different than being comfortable. Being conformed to the image of Jesus is the … Continue reading Comfortable?
Here is a sermon I recently preached at my church in Fayetteville, GA. Be encouraged! Continue reading Walking In His Shoes
I shared this message on Valentine’s Day at New Vision Church, where I serve as the missions and creative arts pastor. Please feel free to leave comments and feedback. Continue reading Sermon: Love Awakens