Category: Serving God

Love Changes Everything

God’s enormous, eternal, gratuitous love is vividly demonstrated in the sacrifice of His Son on our behalf.  Our selfish desires separate us from God.  When we put our faith in the death and resurrection of Jesus, we turn our back on our old human…

All the People said Amen

Every one of us endures difficult times, some more than others.  It doesn’t matter if you’re rich or poor, our lives in this world are filled with events that challenge our patience, endurance, and commitment to trust God.  When we turn our lives over…

Reasons to Follow Jesus

Jesus is the Creator of the Universe. “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was in the beginning with God. All things came into being through Him, and apart from Him nothing came…

I Refuse

Singer songwriter Josh Wilson wrote the song “I refuse” after a massive flood hit Nashville, Tennessee in 2010.  After saying several prayers for those affected by the flood, Josh realized he needed to stop praying and do something.  The lyrics of the song essentially…

An Unstoppable Force

An Unstoppable Force Fewer and fewer professing Christians in America are practicing their faith by attending church.  Some will say church has become irrelevant and antiquated.  They will tell you it’s not necessary to worship in a church building once a week; following Jesus…

Waiting

Do it for Jesus CHAPTER TWENTYONE The final chapter in the story of college students Josh & Emily discovering lessons from the Parables of Jesus. Parable of the Sheep and the Goats – Matthew 25:31-46 Those who have demonstrated their faith by their works,…

Compounded Interest

Do it for Jesus CHAPTER TWENTY in the story of college students Josh & Emily discovering lessons from the Parables of Jesus. Parable of the Ten Virgins – Matthew 25:1-13 The prepared will be received into the kingdom to enjoy its bounty, but the…

Are You Ready?

Do it for Jesus CHAPTER NINETEEN in the story of college students Josh & Emily discovering lessons from the Parables of Jesus. Parable of the Keeper of the Door – Mark 13:33-37  The owner expects faithfulness on the part of the servants even though…

Jesus is The Way

Do it for Jesus CHAPTER EIGHTEEN in the story of college students Josh & Emily discovering lessons from the Parables of Jesus. Parable of the Owner of a Vineyard – Matthew 21:33-44  The one who casts himself with faith in Jesus Christ, will escape…

Action Not Words

Do it for Jesus CHAPTER SEVENTEEN in the story of college students Josh & Emily discovering lessons from the Parables of Jesus. Parable of the Two Sons – Matthew 21:28-32  You can’t just say you’re a believer; you have to act accordingly.  Your actions,…