25 Ideas For Growing In Your Relationship With God

1. Carve out a time for prayer in your busy schedule. My friend in college said no matter what was happening, there was a specific time reserved for God alone and his appointment was more important than anyone else. I find that admirable and noteworthy of imitating. This world has so many distractions. Smartphones, social... Continue Reading →

Daily Devotional: Sharing The Gospel Through The Power Of The Holy Spirit

Acts 1:8 "But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth." Before Jesus left the Earth to ascend to His heavenly Father, He promised that the Holy Spirit would give power... Continue Reading →

Poem: Paradise Lost Found in Christ

When Adam and Eve ate of that tree. No longer were they truly free. After they disobeyed Gods command They were thrown into a desolate land. That devil was cursed to the ground God made sure His chains were bound. But a great promise was made that day A future messiah who would lead the... Continue Reading →

Haiku Poem: God Enthroned Above

God enthroned above. Stronger than a lion's jaw. Gentler than a dove. In this haiku, I wanted to express my deep adoration for the living God. He is enthroned above. He is the ruler over all the kings and queens of the earth. His kingdom has no end. The Lord most high is majestic and... Continue Reading →

The Gospel in 5 Words and 5 Verses

Creation "Then God said, Let us make mankind in our image, in our likeness, so that they may rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky, over the livestock and all the wild animals, and over all the creatures that move along the ground." - Genesis 1:26 Sin "For the... Continue Reading →

Does Mark 16:16 Teach Baptism is an Essential Condition for Salvation?

And Jesus said to them, "Go into all the world and preach the gospel to all creation. He who has believed and has been baptized shall be saved; but he who has disbelieved shall be condemned." (Mark 16:15-16). -New American Standard Bible  The Scriptures plainly state, "He who believes and is baptized shall be saved."... Continue Reading →

How to Share the Gospel with Muslims

  I just finished reading Thabiti Anyabwile's book The Gospel for Muslims.  The author has a first-hand experience of what it's like interacting with Muslims and sharing Christ's love to them. This book will help equip the average Christian who wants to share his or her faith, but isn't sure how. Thabiti gives a concise overview of what... Continue Reading →

How to Share the Gospel with Confidence and Ease

Last summer, Time to Revive, an evangelical non-profit organization led by Kyle Lance Martin, marched through the city of Kokomo, Indiana. They helped revive and equip our churches to share the gospel effectively with our neighbors and loved ones. It was an exhilarating experience. The churches, who were normally divided by subtle differences in church government, politics, and... Continue Reading →

7 Traits of a Healthy Christian Disciple

What does a healthy disciple of Christ look like? How do we fulfill the great commission? Are we called to evangelism, discipleship, or both? These are good questions that each of us should be asking ourselves. It was made clearer to me today when our Senior Pastor, Keith Treadway, preached on this topic: 7 Traits of... Continue Reading →

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