Tag Archive: hope

Biblical Foundations 3: Grace 1 (Luke 15)

. For Biblical Foundations Part 2, please click HERE. For Biblical Foundations Part 1, please click HERE. . In this post, we will dive even more deeply into Romans 10:13 (which we began… Continue reading

Biblical Foundations 2: Preaching (Romans 10:14-15)

For “Biblical Foundations Part 1,” please click HERE. . We will continue to look at the Biblical foundations of this local church–why does God have all of us attending here? What is He… Continue reading

Biblical Foundations 1: Salvation (Romans 10:13)

As 2015 comes to a close, and by God’s grace 2016 begins soon for all of us, I want to invest the next 4, 5, 6 weeks or more in going deep into… 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 get sarcastic with the judge— the judge has the ability to fine you, hold… Continue reading

Jesus Wants Us To Fear God?

We are in week 3 of our series “Haunting Verses of the Bible.” Week 1 was “Entering the Kingdom of Heaven,” Matthew 7:21-23 where Jesus says, “Not everyone who says to me ‘Lord,… 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

Portrait Of Biblical, Healthy Next Steps…

Post 3 of the Mission & Vision of Elevate Church Mankato… Please click HERE for Part I and HERE for Part II. 1 Corinthians 3:1-15: Please click HERE Paul is talking about growth… Continue reading

True-ing Gum II: More Truth To Chew On Everyday…

366 Daily Thoughts To Soak In This Year   Compiled October 2nd, 2013—September 2nd, 2014   Dearest Readers~ Some loathe the practice of taking quotes from outside of the Bible and including them… Continue reading

Thoughts On Prayer (Part II)…

This is the 16th blog post that I have written on prayer over the years. Why so many? Because prayer is so foundational to being a Christian. Because so few of us are… 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