Tag Archives: faith

Why We Need Others

Philippians 3:17 Brethren, join in following my example, and observe those who walk according to the pattern you have in us. 18 For many walk, of whom I often told you, and now tell you even weeping, that they are … Continue reading

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Thinking about being good

Galatians 2: 21 I do not nullify the grace of God, for if righteousness comes through the Law, then Christ died needlessly. This passage always makes me pause.  Why?  It’s because of how little Peter did to bring it about. … Continue reading

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Why Do I Believe?

Matthew 27:22 Pilate said to them, “Then what shall I do with Jesus who is called Christ?” When Pilate asked the crowd what he should do with Jesus, he was seeking a way out of his responsibility.  He did not … Continue reading

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Are You Ready

Mark 13:37 What I say to you I say to all, ‘ Be on the alert! Are you ready for Jesus to come back?  No, I am not asking if your bags are packed.  Nor am I asking if your … Continue reading

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Young people rock!

1 Timothy 4:12  Let no one look down on your youthfulness, but rather in speech, conduct, love, faith and purity, show yourself an example of those who believe. Yesterday our students led us in worship.  It was an amazing declaration … Continue reading

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Living By a Different Vision

Everyone has an idea of what they are capable of.  Sometimes it comes from training.  Our athletes, soldiers, and doctors have this idea.  They have been trained for a job.  It becomes second nature to them and they know that … Continue reading

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Faith – In Disappointment (part 3)

Consider the alternative When we feel disappointment sometimes we give ourselves permission to be angry for a while.  There is nothing wrong with acknowledging how someone has hurt us.  In fact, it is healthy to be honest about our feelings.  … Continue reading

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