Run to Finish the Race

"I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith (2 Tim. 4:7)."He was born on August 21st, 1986 in Trelawny, Jamaica. He grew up with his parents, who owned the local grocery store, and enjoyed time playing cricket and football with his brother Sadiki and sister Sherine. In... Continue Reading →

3 WAYS PEOPLE LIE

"You shall not give false testimony against your neighbor (Ex. 20:16)." A Jewish Rabbi, known by the community as a friendly and trustworthy man, lived in a small town for a number of years. He was highly involved in service projects and volunteered his time to make the town a safe and positive environment. One... Continue Reading →

RETHINKING CHURCH

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vTuj_QcrE6E Francis Chan, former teaching pastor of Cornerstone Community Church in Simi Valley, CA and author of the best-selling book Crazy Love, discusses four aspects concerning the mission of the church. 1. The Church is a family that loves one another. 2. The Church is determined to get the message of the good news of... Continue Reading →

Accountability Check-Up

I encourage you to have an accountability check-up with a friend, relative, or pastor that you know well. Here are specific questions that you can ask one another as you meet at Starbucks, work, church, etc.  1. How had God blessed you this week? What went right? What problem consumed your thoughts? What went wrong?... Continue Reading →

Judgment of God

"If we deliberately keep on sinning after we have received the knowledge of the truth, no sacrifice for sins is left, but only a fearful expectation of judgment and of raging fire that will consume the enemies of God (Heb. 10:26-27)."  The text is not declaring that if you sin once after receiving the knowledge of the truth, then... Continue Reading →

Warning Signs from God

"For if we go on sinning deliberately after receiving the knowledge of the truth, there no longer remains a sacrifice for sins, but a fearful expectation of judgment, and a fury of fire that will consume the adversaries (Heb. 10:26-27)."  Warning signs. We see them every day. On the road. How many of you had... Continue Reading →

Top 5 Theology Books

Here are the top 5 books that I suggest reading for next year.  5. Competent to Counsel by Jay Adams - Adams is a prolific writer and founder of nouthetic counseling, which seeks to base counseling on biblical principles rather than mainstream psychology. It has helped pastors, students, laypersons, and professionals bring about change in... Continue Reading →

KNOWING GOD

"Let not the wise man glory in his wisdom, let not the mighty man glory in his might, let not the rich man glory in his riches; but let him who glories glory in this, that he understands and knows me, that I am the LORD who practices steadfast love, justice, and righteousness in the earth; for... Continue Reading →

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