Archive for January, 2017

Jehosaphat’s reaction to pending war

January 23rd, 2017

I was reading 2 Chronicles 20:3-9 this morning. This is where the people of God are facing attack from the surrounding nations. Three things stood out to me as I read. Jehosaphat begged the Lord for wisdom and guidance. Jehosaphat called the people to fast. This would focus the people’s attention of God and their reliance […]

Wait patiently on the Lord

January 17th, 2017

Psalm 27:14 says, “Wait patiently for the Lord. Be brave and courageous. Yes, wait patiently for the Lord”. Waiting patiently is not always a strong point for us as human beings. We want things now and we want to get moving. David who wrote this verse knew what it was to be patient. At 16 […]

Why did you choose this church?

January 16th, 2017

I read an interesting article on OutReachMagazine.com today. I thought I would share it because the first three points spoke to me. They are things we can have a big say in as Pastors and leaders of our churches. Here are the first three points. You can read the rest here… “Why did you choose […]

Sermon: Lessons from the Fiery furnace

January 15th, 2017

Hello all, here is the text of my sermon from today. It is titled, “Lessons from the Fiery Furnace” and looks at the three young men Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego from Daniel 3. The three main points were… They were Different – they were different from their culture in that they did not bow down […]

The Priestly Blessing

January 13th, 2017

I love the blessings from Numbers 6:24-26. It is the one God told Moses to tell Aaron to speak over the people. It says… 22 Then the Lord said to Moses, 23 “Tell Aaron and his sons to bless the people of Israel with this special blessing:   24 ‘May the Lord bless you and protect you. 25 May the […]