Tag: Holy Spirit

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…

Sing Praises to God

There is no limit to the amount of praise we can shower on our God – he deserves every ounce of praise we can deliver. “Let the word of Christ richly dwell within you, with all wisdom teaching and admonishing one another with psalms…

Life Can Be a Struggle

Our plans are irrelevant and likely fall far short of what God has designed our life to be. “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…

The Enemy

Our enemy is real, and our power to overcome the enemy is at our disposal every minute of every day. “Let the word of Christ richly dwell within you, with all wisdom teaching and admonishing one another with psalms and hymns and spiritual songs,…