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Archive for February, 2018

“I will make known my holy name among my people Israel. I will no longer let my holy name be profaned, and the nations will know that I the Lord am the Holy One in Israel. (Ezekiel 39:7)

by on Feb.28, 2018, under Messages

When of the reasons we give glory to God is so the nations will know of him.  When we live and speak in ways that profane his name, it sends a different message.  And God will not put up with it.


And he was amazed at their lack of faith. Then Jesus went around teaching from village to village. (Mark 6:6)

by on Feb.27, 2018, under Messages

Do not amaze Jesus because of your lack of faith.  And realize some will not have faith.  Just move on and tell the next person about Jesus.  Some will believe.


In those days John the Baptist came, preaching in the Desert of Judea and saying, “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is near.” (Matthew 3:1)

by on Feb.26, 2018, under Messages

John preached about repentance and the Kingdom of heaven.  And so many people responded that his nickname was John the Baptizer.


You see that his faith and his actions were working together, and his faith was made complete by what he did. (James 2:22)

by on Feb.24, 2018, under Messages

It is not enough to just talk about your faith.  Do your faith.  Live it and speak it.  What you do completes your faith.


“Then he said to his servants, ‘The wedding banquet is ready, but those I invited did not deserve to come. (Matthew 22:8)

by on Feb.23, 2018, under Messages

Our job is not to make sure people come to the wedding feast of the Lord.  Our job is to make sure they are invited.  Everyone.



In the morning his mind was troubled, so he sent for all the magicians and wise men of Egypt. Pharaoh told them his dreams, but no one could interpret them for him. (Genesis 41:8)

by on Feb.21, 2018, under Messages

There will be days when you are troubled.  The world will offer ways to escape but not to really help.  Seek God.  Pray, read Scripture, seek spiritual counsel and fellowship from Christian friends.


Jesus answered, “The work of God is this: to believe in the one he has sent.” (John 6:29)

by on Feb.20, 2018, under Messages

Everything you would ever do for God begins with one thing above all else:  believe in Jesus.


So he said to me, “This is the word of the Lord to Zerubbabel: ‘Not by might nor by power, but by my Spirit,’ says the Lord Almighty. (Zechariah 4:6)

by on Feb.19, 2018, under Messages

Do not worry about how strong you are.  Your might comes by the power of the Holy Spirit within you.


Therefore, I urge you, brother, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as living sacrifices, holy and pleasing to God — this is your spiritual act of worship. (Romans 12:1)

by on Feb.17, 2018, under Messages

We died with Christ when we were baptized.  Now we offer our selves as living sacrifices.  That is worship.  Everything you are.  Everything you do.



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