The 2 1/2 tribes of Israelites had already entered their place of rest, BUT here they are called on to lead the other 9 1/2 tribes into their place of rest! God calls us into Spiritual Rest! Here are 4 keys to enter that rest…so we can then lead others to rest in (and peace […]
Being courageous isn’t just about “manning up” or trying harder. If the core of our courage is merely human strength and wisdom, it’s pretty weak. God shows Joshua what to base his courage on – and we can build ours on the same strong core!
Ever feel stuck? Left waiting? Things don’t always go how we’d like. We want it now! And we can get frustrated by delays and anxious when we don’t know what is happening! But we have a Father God who is mighty, who knows! His timing is just right! How are we supposed to wait? (Psalm […]
As we begin 2019, we have much to look forward to – the possibility of a new premises! Even more important is the continued development of the church as we nail the passions and desires of our sinful nature to Jesus’ cross and crucify them there and then learn to live by the Spirit, following […]
When Jesus went home to Nazareth, the people wanted to push him over a cliff for what he said! What was it that was so offensive? What does it show us about Jesus? How will we follow him in swinging open the doors of the kingdom to those who are…well, other?
What does it take to be “made right with God?” Even when we know the answer we can sometimes fall in the trap of trying to earn what can never be earned: the GIFT of GRACE. Take the joy test! And put your trust in Jesus again!