Archive for June, 2016

Getting outside the walls

June 30th, 2016

My theme verses for this year have been 1 John 2:5-6. It has been shaping my thinking and my involvements. It says… But those who obey God’s word truly show how completely they love him. That is how we know we are living in him. Those who say they live in God should live their […]

Share with gentleness and respect

June 29th, 2016

I have spoken to several people lately who have had Christians share their faith with them, which is a good thing. However, they felt like they were mugged and bullied into answering questions. It left them feeling angry with the person and it actually set both people back in their search for God. In talking […]

Message from Bruce Rock yesterday

June 27th, 2016

I spoke at Bruce Rock Church again yesterday morning. This is the third time I have spoken there in the last 3-4 months and attended another 3-4 times too. It is good to help out country churches that do not have a Pastor. It gives me a chance to encourage them through the preaching and […]

5 ways God helps us through suffering

June 25th, 2016

Recently I was asked to share a short testimony and some thoughts about how God helps us through our times of pain and suffering with our youth group at church. The first testimony part is a bit too personal to share on here, but I thought I would share some of the ways God promises […]

There is more, so much more

June 14th, 2016

Sometimes it is easy to get so caught up in this world and forget that we will spend way more time in eternity than we will here on earth. 1 Peter 1:23 reminds us of an eternal truth… “For you have been born again, but not to a life that will quickly end. Your new […]