Tag: Holy Spirit

Fill This Place

“In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was with God in the beginning. Through him all things were made; without him nothing was made that has been made. In him was life, and…

God With Us

Our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, is the ultimate fulfillment of the prophesy found in Isaiah 7:14, “Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign: The virgin will conceive and give birth to a son, and will call him Immanuel”, which means “God…

May God Be Everywhere I Go

The presence of God is our ultimate source of calm.  God can be trusted to guide us in the right direction, and keep us safe from evil.  Even during difficult times, God is with us, teaching us the important lessons learned from adversity. “Do…

He Wants it All

Jesus made it clear that our relationship with him is to be all encompassing.  There is no such thing as a part-time believer or fractional participant in your Christian walk – we are to give everything to God.  Love is the central ingredient in…

Love Has Come

Jesus will come again!  That’s an absolute certainty.  All the struggles we face in this life will disappear in that day.  For now, we prepare our hearts for His return by standing firm in our faith, knowing that every trial we face makes us…

Unleashed

The Church in America “It’s time to open the cages, remind the animals of their God-given instincts and capabilities, and release them into the wild.”  Francis Chan Pastor Francis Chan walked away from his megachurch to start over with a collection of home churches. …

The Gang

The Church in America “Our King, who allowed Himself to be tortured and killed for us, tells us to love one another in the same way.”   Francis Chan Pastor Francis Chan walked away from his megachurch to start over with a collection of home…

Disconnected

As followers of Jesus Christ, we have access to the awesome power of God.  That access to power can be corrupted and degraded if our receiving connection is disrupted.  Likewise, our ability to harness that power and generate positive outcomes in this world can…

Everything You Need

The gospel provides us with a view of the future that empowers our lives today. “Let the word of Christ richly dwell within you, with all wisdom teaching and admonishing one another with psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with thankfulness in your…

God’s Gift of Peace

God’s gift of peace is more than the absence of conflict; it is a clear sense of eternal rest from our sinful nature. “Let the word of Christ richly dwell within you, with all wisdom teaching and admonishing one another with psalms and hymns…