Priesthood of ALL Believers

We read in 1 Peter 2:9: “You are a chosen race a royal priesthood . . .” ALL Christians belong to a priesthood.  You are priests.  You have the calling […]

Adopted by God

We read in Ephesians 1:5, “[God] predestined us for adoption as sons through Jesus Christ.”  God has adopted us as his children.  Now I want to address a common misconception […]

God’s Plan A

There is an interesting trend among many church-attenders, especially since COVID but really beginning before the pandemic.  According to Dr. Thom Rainer of Church Answers, it is “The Quarter-Time Church […]

The Antidote to SIN

The Westminster Shorter Catechism states that sin is “any want of conformity unto, or transgression of the law of God.”  This echoes 1 John 3:4, “sin is lawlessness.”  Most of […]

Our Inheritance

Would you like to leave an inheritance for your children or grandchildren?  I think many parents/grandparents would like to be able to leave an inheritance for their children.  I know […]

The Bible is Offensive!

The Bible is offensive!  The fact of the matter is that the Bible is going to offend many people, for at least two reasons: First, the Cross of Christ is […]

Be an Eternal Investor!

This Sunday is “Fan the Flame” Sunday!   We are being called to make an eternal investment – not a temporary investment.  We are all investing in something.  We invest our […]

Putting Off . . . Putting On

We read in Ephesians 4:24: “ . . . put on the new self, created after the likeness of God in true righteousness and holiness.”  What are your habits?  Our […]

Rooted in Christ

We read in Colossians 2:6-7, “Therefore, as you received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in him, rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, abounding in […]

Indifference

We read in John 11:38-44 the incredible story of Jesus raising Lazarus from the dead.  Imagine with me, a huge crowd witnessing this overwhelming miracle of the raising of Lazarus […]