February 14, 2018

What’s Missing?

I was thinking the other day about this scenario: What if you had never met any Christians and had never attended a Christian church? All you had was the Bible. You had read the Old Testament and saw the Spirit […]
February 8, 2018

Embracing Your Christ-Powered Life

  Trying to add Jesus, or just religious church experience, without being filled and empowered by the Holy Spirit results in a tired, beat-up, and harried attempt at being religious. In Acts 19, we see just such an example. God […]
January 30, 2018

Whole-House Renovation or Just Adding Religion?

  As the Apostle Paul asked the new disciples he bumped into at Ephesus: Did you receive the Holy Spirit when you believed? Did you take God into your mind only, or did you also embrace him with your heart? […]
January 25, 2018

The Finest of Wines: Tasting the Goodness of God

“Taste and see that the Lord is good” (Psalm 34:8)  I want to take hold of that for which Jesus took hold of me. I really do. Even though I don’t have a clue what that will turn out to be, I am […]