Tag Archive: Christian

Elevating Community 2: Christian Fellowship (Acts 2:42-47)

Last post we began digging into the Bible to look at what Biblical Christian fellowship/community looks like. Though we have many ways to “stay connected” these days, in many ways we are more… Continue reading

What God Has Been Teaching Me Lately LII (52)…

Greetings My Friends~ As a simple pilgrim following Jesus through the rainforests and deserts of this earthly life, I would like to humbly share some of what God has been bubbling up in… Continue reading

Biblical Foundations 22: God’s Character 10; Why Is Grace Amazing? 1

As we continue looking at the foundations of this local church, and specifically the cornerstone of knowing God as He has revealed Himself in the Bible, my thoughts this past week went back… Continue reading

Jesus Wants Us To Fear God? (Part II)

For Part I, please click HERE. In a court of law, 99% of people make the conscious choice to not mouth-off or get sarcastic with the judge—the judge has the ability to fine… Continue reading

Resisting A Rest From Jesus…

To resist arrest from the police is serious… . To resist a rest from Jesus is also serious… . He wants to lead you beside quiet waters to refresh and restore your soul… Continue reading

Fearing Spiritual Growth…

This culture in which we live squeezes all the God sense out of us. I want to be observant and informed enough to help this congregation understand what we are up against, the… Continue reading

Judging Others (Part I)…

Luke 6:37-42 (Please click HERE).   -Tough passage; one I would honestly rather not teach on—but this is the blessing of teaching through books of the Bible—you have to face topics that you’d… Continue reading

Thoughts On Prayer (Part I)…

“But Jesus often withdrew to lonely places and prayed” (Luke 5:16 NIV). “Often”: Jesus prayed a lot; it was a regular part of His life on earth. For Jesus, prayer happened consistently, the… Continue reading

What God Has Been Teaching Me Lately XXXII (32)…

Greetings My Friends~ As a simple pilgrim following Jesus through the rainforests and deserts of this earthly life, I would like to humbly share some of what God has been bubbling up in… Continue reading

Are You Pursuing Your Dreams Or God’s Dreams?

Talking with my oldest two daughters recently after they invested ten minutes reading through a devotion book for pre-teens–a Bible verse/passage with some brief thoughts to pray about, reflect on, and act on.… Continue reading