Our Resolute and Determined Savior

  Read Luke 4:1-20 TODAY is the day we begin fulfilling our 2017 resolutions. TODAY is the day our determination, persistence and grit kick in: determination to eat better, determination to exercise more, and determination to spend less. This is the YEAR that we resolve to actually keep our promises to ourselves and to work …

Someone Worth Losing Everything For

Are we going to BELIEVE and OBEY Jesus, or are we going to be content to settle for less than radical obedience to Him?  Satisfaction in our lives and success in the church are not found in what our culture deems most important but in the radical abandonment to Jesus.  Somewhere along the way we have missed what is …

He Will Establish Your Plans

“Commit to the Lord whatever you do and He will establish your plans” (Proverbs 16:3) How do you view the coming year? Are there new possibilities right around the corner that promise to challenge and grow you?  Or, are you like so many that are trapped in the habits or shortcomings of the past? The new year …

When Doubt Enters

No matter what our age, there are times for whatever reason we start doubting ourselves. We’ll fall into the hype of being too old, too young, too out of shape, and before we know it we’ve convinced ourselves not even to try. Recently I was watching several news stories about our brave service men and …