Satan wants to deceive you in the same way the serpent deceived Eve. The Christian life is simple. God’s Word is simple. Do I surprise you by saying that? [Continue reading] The Simplicity that is in Christ
In the Garden of Eden, The Serpent began the Fake News industry. He told Eve that God said something different from what He said (Genesis 3:1-4).
After that, Cain tried to deflect the truth of what happened to Abel. Deception became commonplace. [Continue reading] Is it Fake?
No one enjoys being shut out; being on the outside, looking in. Everyone enjoys having friends. Likewise, people love to have their accomplishments recognized and appreciated. Recently, I spoke to you about some Little City Lessons. Long ago, a wise man lived in a small town. [Continue reading] You’re Accepted
Do you ever feel insignificant? If you look at your peers, perhaps you seem less talented, educated, and wealthy. Maybe your family has modest means. You don’t live in the best neighborhood. You seem to have more problems than everyone else. Today, I want to tell you you’re not insignificant: You matter. [Continue reading] Little City Lessons
God wants you to take sides. I don’t go for conflict. I don’t enjoy arguing or feeling out of place. Feeling conspicuous for going against the grain never appeals to me. The pressure and awkwardness that comes with taking an unpopular position makers me uncomfortable. You probably understand how I feel. [Continue reading] Take Sides
Do you feel holy? I often don’t. I’ve felt “holier than thou” a couple times, but that doesn’t count. Anyway, that’s just a figure of speech. Previously, I’ve spoken about the beginning of wisdom and knowing about holy things. Now, I want you to think about what it means to be holy. [Continue reading] How can I be Holy?
God called out to Moses from the burning bush and immediately began educating him. Draw not nigh hither: put off thy shoes from off thy feet, for the place whereon thou standest is holy ground. Exodus 3:5 God had to teach Moses the difference between ordinary ground and holy ground. [Continue reading] Knowledge of the Holy
We’ve had a tough year, haven’t we? We’ve dealt with the virus situation, political turmoil and social unrest. The tumult and tyranny that threaten us seem unprecedented. For most of us, life has permanently changed. I think it’s time to reboot and get a fresh start. Does that idea sound good to you? [Continue reading] A Fresh Start