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
Brothers and sisters, base every relationship on the unconditional love of Christ. Relationships can be fragile. Everything’s fine if two people are traveling down the same road, but what happens if those two people don’t see eye to eye, or open animosity is evident? The Christian’s role in a relationship, any relationship is to love.… Continue reading Do You Love Like Christ?
John 8:12 Then spake Jesus again unto them, saying, I am the light of the world: he that followeth me shall not walk in darkness, but shall have the light of life. I come to you, my fellow brothers and sisters in Christ, to encourage all of you to hold up the light that is… Continue reading Hold Up The Light
Revelation 3:8 I know thy works: behold, I have set before thee an open door, and no man can shut it: for thou hast a little strength, and hast kept my word, and hast not denied my name. The door that no one can shut seems in this context, to be the entrance into heaven… Continue reading An Open Door For You
Why do we cherish the variety of color in every species but our own? In my opinion, there’s no such thing as a Black Church, nor is there no such thing for me as a White Church The church doesn’t have any color. The only color that the church should be identifying itself with is… Continue reading What Is In A Color?
II John 1:5-6 5 And now I beseech thee, lady, not as though I wrote a new commandment unto thee, but that which we had from the beginning, that we love one another. 6 And this is love, that we walk after his commandments. This is the commandment, That, as ye have heard from the… Continue reading Love One Another
Amen! Amen! Amen! There is scarcely anything that hinders or is more destructive to the move of the Spirit in the church than the manipulative, overbearing attitude of those who operate in the spirit of religious na… Source: The Graveyard of Religious Elitism in the Church
John 14:1-3 14 Let not your heart be troubled: ye believe in God, believe also in me. 2 In my Father’s house are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you. 3 And if I go and prepare a place for you, I… Continue reading The Rapture
As you and I read various news articles from around the Christian community, it is hard not to notice that many churches and denominations appear to be stepping away from “controversial” biblical teachings in favor of a world view version of the bible. I believe this means that tough subjects such as homosexuality, abortion, adultery,… Continue reading The Falling Away of the Church
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Many times, those of us who feel overwhelmed and depressed are in denial about the reason for the way we feel. It could be something which happened yesterday or last month, but we won’t admit it. It could be something which happened to us…