How would you classify your "alone time" with God? Public victories and public celebrations are always preceded by private moments of disciple and devotion that no one sees.

A Matter of Trust

June 17, 2018
If you want to trust God, you've got to be willing to let God change your course.
How does God prepares His people when he is plotting a new way and new Leadership? We look to the story of Joshua to find out.
Who bears the responsibility for doing ministry in the church?  What is the main thing?  How should we carry out ministry?  These three things form the final command Paul gave…

God Provided the Tree

May 27, 2018
Years before it was needed, God provided the tree that Zacchaeus would one day need to climb.
The third instruction Paul gives Timothy is to "do the work of an evangelist."  While it's true that we are all called by Jesus to proclaim the good news of…
The second command Paul gives to Timothy is to endure suffering.  Embrace it.  Don't run from it.  Stay strong in the midst of it.  That's so different than the comfort-worshiping…
New. Fresh. Never-heard before. Unique. Even from the beginning of the church, people have been susceptible to these buzz words. Paul knew that in Timothy's ministry, people were going to…
Knowing he's about to leave (die), Paul commands his disciple, Timothy, to get four things right.  Paul's time is ending and he knows that for Timothy's next season to start…

God Cares

April 22, 2018
Even non-believers know this prayer.  We hear it at almost every funeral.  It's used in iconic move scenes.  It's found a place in popular culture like no other bit of…