Tag: Kingdom of God

Rescue Story

We have been placed in a world that is full of obstacles that we are challenged to overcome.  Sometimes, even with the best intentions, those obstacles can seduce and manipulate us in the wrong direction.  Often, we know all too well how dangerous it…

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…

Follow Jesus

Do it for Jesus CHAPTER TEN in the story of college students Josh & Emily discovering lessons from the Parables of Jesus. Parable of the Good Shepherd – John 10:1-18 Jesus is the good shepherd that will lead those who are called to Him…

Your Place in God’s Kingdom

Do it for Jesus CHAPTER SEVEN in the story of college students Josh & Emily discovering lessons from the Parables of Jesus. Parable of the Yeast Mixed in Flour – Matthew 13:33 The Kingdom of God once put into motion through salvation, is irreversible….

Thrive

Know this truth:  As followers of Jesus Christ, we are never alone. “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 hearts to God.” …

Jesus Saves

We are nothing without Jesus.  We are everything in the hands of God. “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 hearts to…

You Have Been Chosen

You are God’s chosen envoy.  God selected you out of all the people in the world to be his representative.  As a follower of Jesus Christ, you were most likely selected by God before you were born.  Consider what God said to the prophet…

God in Your Life

Every aspect of our life contains the presence of God.  God is there when we are praising him and when we are straying off into the darkness of this world.  Even when our thoughts are consumed by things other than God, He is with…

Weeds

Even the best garden needs to have the weeds pulled to remain healthy.  Even the best grass seed may contain a few weeds.  Jesus taught that the Word of God is a seed that will grow the kingdom of God (Luke 8:11).  He went…

Germination

The Word of God is the seed that grows the kingdom of God (Luke 8:11).  Evangelists, preachers, and mature Christians use this seed that God has provided to grow new believers that will make up the kingdom of God.  In the book of Mark,…