Just Ask In the Precious Name of Jesus, Don’t Ask Amiss

Ephesians 3:20-21 20 Now unto him that is able to do exceeding abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that worketh in us, 21 Unto him be glory in the church by Christ Jesus throughout all ages, world without end. Amen. These two verses form a doxology, or praise, to… Continue reading Just Ask In the Precious Name of Jesus, Don’t Ask Amiss

Should a husband place ministry or Family First?

What should be the order of priorities in our family?   Jeremiah 17:9 Judah’s Sin and Punishment Titus 1:5-9 Qualified Elders 1 Timothy 3:1-13 Qualifications of Overseers Matthew 16:18 Peter Confesses Jesus as the Christ. Matthew 19:29 With God All Things Are Possible   He wants to boldly pursue the work God has called him… Continue reading Should a husband place ministry or Family First?

Young Women Searching After God’s Own Heart: Part 2

This is Part Two of a message my sister recently shared with the young women of the church we attend. These words apply to those of us males also. So how do we do it? The first thing we have to do is get into the Word. I don’t care how old or young you… Continue reading Young Women Searching After God’s Own Heart: Part 2

Young Women Searching After God’s Own Heart: Part 1

This is the first part of an encouraging message my sister shared with the young women of my church. Romans 12:1-2 1 I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service. 2 And be not conformed to… Continue reading Young Women Searching After God’s Own Heart: Part 1

Overcoming Difficult People

Matthew 5:10-12 10 Blessed are they which are persecuted for righteousness’ sake: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. 11 Blessed are ye, when men shall revile you, and persecute you, and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely, for my sake. 12 Rejoice, and be exceeding glad: for great is your reward… Continue reading Overcoming Difficult People

Everybody Is Not Your Friend, So Keep God First

Everybody isn’t your friend. Just because they hang around you and laugh with you doesn’t always mean they are for you. Just because they say they got your back, doesn’t mean they won’t stab you in it. “Even some people who profess to be Christians.” People “Even some professing Christians,” pretend well. Jealousy sometimes doesn’t… Continue reading Everybody Is Not Your Friend, So Keep God First

Facts About Pastors Many Church Members Are Unclear On

Most pastors hesitate to teach the biblical understanding of the role of pastors because to do so might sound self-serving as though they were trying to carve out a larger role for themselves in leading the church. This is a serious error for which we are now paying as many congregations are turning the minister… Continue reading Facts About Pastors Many Church Members Are Unclear On