How does the New Testament answer this question? As disciples of Jesus we should be seeking to understand and obey His word on all matters, including this one. Here are the verses that best explain and address this: 1 Corinthians 14:33-38 (CSB) “…God is not a God of disorder but of peace. As in all […]
Bill Hybels responds to this common complaint: “I just can’t make time for a meeting with God. I can’t fit that into my busy life.” “I’ve always been able to make time for what I value.”
The Bad News In order to have a proper understanding of the Good News, we have to begin with the “bad news”. The best way to explain this is by taking the “Good Person Test”. So, please be honest as you answer the following questions: Do you consider yourself to be a “Good Person”? Most […]
If the resurrection of Jesus Christ did occur, then it should be the most life-changing reality for each of us. This is because it shows that Jesus is who He claims to be — the Unique Son of God who died for our sins making it possible for you and I to be eternally forgiven […]
Meaning of Water Baptism In water baptism a person is united with Jesus Christ in His death, burial, and resurrection. (Romans 6:1-10 see below) Death – We are crucified with Christ and die to sin and to our old sinful self. Burial – When we are fully immersed under the water our old sinful self […]
As Disciples we should be witnessing on a regular basis to those around us about Jesus and His Kingdom. Witnessing is an essential part of our mission and purpose as a follower of Jesus and as a citizen of His Kingdom. As we seek to witness we should be abundantly and indiscriminately scattering, planting, and watering the […]
This is another great message from Francis Chan. He explains the New Testament teaching on giving and tithing.
The question of “Why Does God Allow Suffering and Evil?” is one of the most asked questions regarding God’s existence and character. There are many feelings and emotions connected with this question, which means that an intellectual explanation may not fully address it for some. This video provides an explanation of why God allows […]
Properly Interpreting Scripture, the Book of Colossians, & the Atonement
Francis Chan delivers a great message along with a powerful visual about overcoming our challenges, comfort, and fear and living our life BOLDLY for Jesus and His Kingdom.
Prophecies in the Psalms that Were Fulfilled By Jesus
This is a video with a message that could be watched each day to keep us focused on what’s most vital.
David Bercot speaking at Harvard: Q&A Session
This is a great message from Francis Chan on passing the baton to the next generation.
What a Great Blessing to Have the Ability to Become a Branch on Jesus Christ’s Vine and to Receive Everlasting Nourishment. Let’s Strive to Produce Fruit, so that We May Remain on it.“ ~ JOSHUA JAMES FORD John 15:1-8 15 “I am the true grapevine, and my Father is the gardener. 2 He cuts off every branch of […]