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Let’s choose to rejoice with Paul!

It sometimes seems like some of God’s people have an opinion about almost everything. And in God’s kingdom, this can get really complicated. I love the way Paul the apostle handled everyone’s opinions and attitudes when he wrote to the Philippians from jail: “It is true that some preach Christ out of envy and rivalry, [...]

By |2023-03-17T14:24:23-04:00March 17th, 2023|Christian Living, Leadership|0 Comments

Isn’t that amazing?

I have come to the conclusion that if a person does not want to believe in God, he can find a million reasons not to believe. Yet, when you think about it, it really takes more faith not to believe in God than it does to believe in Him. Many people think of God as [...]

By |2023-02-01T12:13:44-05:00February 1st, 2023|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Back to the basics

On the first day of the Green Bay Packers football team training camp in 1961, the team arrived to start a brand-new season after losing the championship the year before. Their famous coach, Vince Lombardi, shocked the team as he started with the most elemental statement. “Gentlemen,” he said, holding a pigskin in his right hand, [...]

By |2023-01-01T11:55:48-05:00January 1st, 2023|Christian Living, Leadership|1 Comment

Great joy and much hope

A child sleeping in an obscure manger in Bethlehem was actually a king in disguise.  And this king, our king, now rules both in heaven and in our lives here on earth. As we celebrate the birth of our Lord this Christmas season, may the radiance of Christ fill your heart, may his love warm your family, [...]

By |2022-12-23T15:47:00-05:00December 23rd, 2022|Christian Living, Leadership|0 Comments

Conviction vs. condemnation

Conviction is entirely different from condemnation. God’s voice of conviction over sin always gives us a way out. It is lifechanging. The enemy’s voice will bring condemnation with no way out, and no hope. For example, Satan may say to you, “You never pray enough” or “If you would read your Bible more, God would [...]

By |2022-12-07T13:27:46-05:00December 7th, 2022|Christian Living, Leadership|0 Comments


We all need milestones in our lives. They help us face our future with confidence. Samuel the prophet, after the Lord gave God’s people a great victory, took a large stone and placed it between the towns of Mizpah and Shen. He named it Ebenezer (which means "the stone of help"), for he said, "Up [...]

By |2022-10-14T16:21:09-04:00October 14th, 2022|Leadership|0 Comments
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