"So now faith, hope, and love abide, these three; but the greatest of these is love." But why is love the greatest of those three?
When we struggle we can find strength and courage to continue on knowing that God is by our side the whole way. What we don't want to find ourselves doing is constantly chasing the path of least resistance. When a project gets too big, or too hard, it's easy to find some new challenge to keep us busy, instead of putting in the hard work to tackle the real challenges God is pushing us towards.
In the presence of such overwhelming beauty and splendor, I can’t help but feel so small. Just as God cares about the tiniest details of His creation, God also cares about you and I--as small and as insignificant we are in the grand scheme of things--we are significant to God.
Before the fall of man, every day Adam and Eve would spend time walking with God during the cool of the day. They set aside a specific time to meet with God, speak directly to Him, and just be in His presence.
Many times in life, God calls us to do something for His glory that we feel we might not necessarily possess the skills to tackle on our own; the truth is, we don’t. So we wrestle with trying to reconcile our desire to do God’s work with our all-too-evident sense of lack—many a well-meaning Christian finds themselves stuck here and usually for much longer than intended.
Our Mission is to organize, train, and equip a lifestyle of worship. This statement may lead to some necessary follow up questions: Firstly, what is worship, and secondly what is a lifestyle of worship. The word "worship" in current culture brings up thoughts of large stages, contemporary rock, and sometimes fog machines. But in a general … Continue reading Worship as a Lifestyle – the Bible and Business
If you want to understand the difference between the major 3 monotheistic religions - the defining trait that distinguishes and separates Judaism, Christianity, and Islam - look to how each addresses the character and nature of Jesus Christ.
You willingly spend time with those in your life that you love, shouldn’t you make the same commitment to your Lord and Savior? Pray in the good times, pray in the bad times - Prayers of praise and prayers of need.
We call on the Lord, and he answers. How much credit do we give God, the all powerful Creator of the Universe? Do we only pray for the small trivial things in life, secretly admitting if it's not answered we won’t be too upset? Do you approach God with doubt? As you know Him through personal prayer you will come closer to knowing the Power of the Holy Spirit. Pray for the big things, put your faith in God.
Communication is key to any relationship. It's how we connect, we share, and learn. That is why prayer is so important. It is the foundation of our faith because it builds our personal relationship with Jesus.