Category Archives: Thoughts

Ask the Hard Questions

Every now and then we need to take inventory of our spiritual lives. We need to evaluate if what we believe is still the Jesus of the Bible. I know that sounds strange but let’s look at two passages of … Continue reading

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Don’t Forget Your Neighborhood

Go into all the world and preach the gospel and make disciples of all nations, these are probably some of the most familiar words to the Christian’s ears. We know these words under the banner of the great commission found … Continue reading

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The Lost Key of Personal Growth

In today’s society of microwave mentality and (the new and improved) 280 characters or less Twitter world, many of us have lost the ability to read anything longer than one page long. As much as we have access to in … Continue reading

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Living Your Passion

Each of us have something in life we are passionate about, something we can talk about 24/7. That is the thing God has called us to. While it may not be our full time job, that thing is most likely … Continue reading

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Developing and Sustaining Joy

Psalm 119:11 ESV “Your testimonies are my heritage forever, for they are the joy of my heart”. Psalm 119:9-10 MSG “How can a young person live a clean life? By carefully reading the map of your Word. I’m single-minded in … Continue reading

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Quick thought on modern day Pentecostalism

Modern day Pentecostalism, known as charismatic is seen in the eyes of the charismatic renewal and third wave movement and has been largely removed from classical Pentecostalism.   The problem with understanding the movement apart from its origins is that … Continue reading

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Can we Trust the NIV?

  Hey, have you had the crap scared out of you by this post on Facebook? This coupled with the scary picture of the devil holding the NIV makes you want to throw it out right? If it does hang … Continue reading

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A Message for Today From the Bygone Era

Matthew 4:17 KJV “From that time Jesus began to preach, and to say, Repent: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand”.   The word repent means to think differently. This is why 2 Corinthians 5:17 KJV says, “Therefore if … Continue reading

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A Message for Young Women (and it’s not what you think)

Yes, I’m a guy writing a message to women and no, it’s not about modesty. Yes, I believe modesty is important but I want to encourage in another way. It’s ok not to be light pole thin. That’s my message. … Continue reading

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Overflowing with Thankfulness

Colossians 2:6-7 NIV “So then just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live your lives in him, (7) rooted and built up in him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught and overflowing with thankfulness”. The … Continue reading

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