The Power of Restoration: How To Help a Defeated Believer

Post Views: 830 Remember Satan is a deceiver and like a lion hunting a herd of animals, will trick and separate a struggling and weak member from the group and pounce on them. So Peter warns us to, “Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil walks about like a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour” [1 Peter 5:8]. Also Hebrews 3:13 states, “…but exhort one another daily,[…]

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WARNING PREACHER: The World Will Hate You

Post Views: 844 Our Lord warned His followers from the very beginning that the world would hate us because they hated Him. The contrast of letting our lights shine by living in obedience to God’s Word throws a shadow over the people around us, and they will feel condemned by your righteousness, even if you never say a word to them. You will be accused of being a hypocrite, a[…]

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The Power of Public Confessions: How To Strengthen Others

Post Views: 743 The great power of open confession is that it can bring conviction and repentance to others. There is no doubt that a public confession is always appropriate but not always required.  This is proven by the many true spiritual revivals that spontaneously included public confession of sin. As James states, “Confess your trespasses [sins] to one another, and pray for one another, that you may be healed.[…]

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The Power of God: He Is Working To Change Your Character

Post Views: 1,023 After your conversion to the Lord Jesus Christ, God’s will is to transform your personality or character from a selfishly motivated individual into a loving Christ-like disciple of Jesus Christ. All good or righteous character is God’s nature. So, the Holy Spirit now indwelling you must gradually empower you through grace with an inward strength that permanently changes your character. As Christ settles into His new home[…]

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THE BIBLE’S ANSWER TO, “I CAN BE A CHRISTIAN AND NOT JOIN A LOCAL CHURCH!”

Post Views: 641 Beware of self centered decisions. Your life is no longer yours as a new follower of Jesus, so you must immediately drop all ideas that you are in charge. Right now surrender all things into the hands of your new Lord and Savior, Jesus. Forevermore, the Bible is your instruction manual and given to you by God Himself. And don’t forget this either, you must turn from[…]

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The Power of a Clear Conscience

Post Views: 679 The power of a good conscience releases the power of God to impact people you share your faith with and live your life with. Like good health is important to your body and well being, a good conscience empowers your relationships with God and man. A guilty conscience exposes the disease of sin destroying you within. In Acts 23:1 we find this statement, “Then Paul, looking earnestly[…]

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The Power of Baptism: The Public Declaration of Your Allegiance to God

Post Views: 781 There is great power in proclaiming your faith to family and friends. One of the opening steps to prove your new life is all about Jesus, is through baptism. But you need to to understand that baptism is a sacred step of obedience in the Christian Church. Once baptized you join the church team and help them continue obeying the great commission given to all of us[…]

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There Is Only One Clear Way to God and Eternal Life in Heaven

Post Views: 1,217 A long, long time ago the Creator of the Universe dealt with a rebellion in His kingdom. His close servant and trusted friend determined he would no longer take orders from God Almighty. ⅓ of all His other subjects joined him in a mass rebellion that ended with them being cast out of heaven forever. They were temporarily placed into darkness, left for the time being until[…]

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Does Doctrine Matter?

Post Views: 1,044 If you drift through the modern American churches it will not take long to hear the echo of “…doctrine is not important, it just divides the church. Let’s unite and show God’s love!” But God’s Word disagrees. 2 John 1:9-10  NKJV “Whoever transgresses and does not abide in the doctrine of Christ does not have God. He who abides in the doctrine of Christ has both the[…]

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