It's more than sad that Christians have a reputation for being hypocritical. As the light of the world, Christ came to reveal and to expose. All who come into his light must simultaneously become more authentic and more pure. We can only do this when we believe enough in the potency of his blood to … Continue reading Let There Be Light!
Christ said, "On this rock, I will build my church." (Matt. 16:18) Paul wrote that, "His (God's) intent was that now, through the church, the manifold wisdom of God should be made known to the rulers and authorities in the heavenly realms, according to His eternal purpose that he accomplished in Christ Jesus our Lord." … Continue reading Stand Up, Church
Christ is the most secure leader of all time. Consider these words of his, Very truly I tell you, whoever believes in me will do the works I have been doing, and they will do even greater things than these, because I am going to the Father. (John 14:12 NIV) He had no need to … Continue reading On Reining and Releasing
Holy holism! Can we really keep it all together?
Having kids in the Life Team meeting can be a challenge. They learn on a different level than adults. Their short attention spans make them antsy. Even though it can be uncomfortable at times, including them in real church communicates to children that they are full fledged Christ followers. At our most recent meeting in … Continue reading On the Front Row
We met last night. It was a glorious time. God blessed us with several children who contentedly (my son the only vocal exception) sat with us in the circle contemplating the life we've been given and do now share. We sang songs of deep devotion that were satisfying to the adult souls and simple for … Continue reading Bullets for Peace
This is a presentation on Life Teams that we gave at our home base on Sunday. Have a listen!