Sometimes yard-sticking isn’t a bad thing. In the midst of a very dark season of my life, comparing myself with my closest friends actually opened my eyes to the vulnerable place I was in. A place without hope, joy, or solid ground. A place neither here, nor there. Just in-between. I watched them like an outsider who looks in at a family perched by a warm fire while shivering alone in the … [Read more...] about 3 Reasons You Still Haven’t Fully Committed to Jesus
The Message that gets our undivided attention Whenever I get on an airplane, I’m always anticipating the flight attendant’s safety briefing. Secretly, I’m hoping that the attendants will burst out into dance, or serenade us with a rap song to get us to pay attention. If you are a seasoned flyer like, myself, you pretty much know this presentation like the back of your hand. You’re shown how to … [Read more...] about Why Should I Read the Bible?
“Follow me.” Can you imagine looking up from your computer screen, and seeing Jesus before you with an outstretched arm beckoning you to drop what you’re doing and join him? Would you? Jesus actually pulled this stunt on all of his disciples, including Peter and Andrew in Matthew 4:19. They were fishermen by trade. While they were out for a routine catch, Jesus cried out to them from the shore: … [Read more...] about Disciple Defined | 5 Characteristics of Genuine Christ Followers
Why Do We Need the Body as Believers? A common question, that I hear from believers & seekers is: “Will I go to Hell if don’t go to church?” No, you don’t have to go to church to be saved and on the flip side of that- going to church doesn’t make you saved either. (Yes, I said the same thing two different ways there.) The only criteria to receive salvation is to repent of sin, and place your … [Read more...] about Do I Have to Go to Church to be Saved?
If you've never been to a church, it's been a while, or you're looking for a church that will help you grow spiritually this step-by-step guide is for you! If you need any other info on the Church, feel free to check out any of the articles below! Other wise let's get to it! An Introduction to the Church for Believers & Seekers Do I Have to Go to Church to Be Saved? 5 Reasons to Go to … [Read more...] about A Step-by-Step Guide to Choosing a Church