Making the God Connection in Life

Originally posted on February 22, 2005 “For from Him and through Him and to Him are all things, to Him be the glory forever. Amen.” Romans 11:36 Could there be a more succinct yet all-encompassing statement on the connection of all things to God? From Him– God is the creator...

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Truth-Shaped Living

Originally posted on February 18, 2005 “Sanctify them in truth, Your word is truth.” John 17:17 Jesus prayed that His followers would live their lives by the truth of God’s word. He prayed for truth-shaped living. Two thousand years later, there are two things we need to settle in our...

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Intensiveness, Growth, and 2004

Originally posted on December 29, 2004 As 2004 began, I knew it would be a year of intensive effort, and I prayed that God would grant us the greatest year of spiritual growth our church has ever known. 2004 was certainly full of activity and labor on the part of...

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Giving Jesus a Christmas Gift

Originally posted on December 7, 2004 “Truly I say to you, to the extent that you did it to one of these brothers of Mine, even the least of them, you did it to Me.”Matthew 25: 40 What will you give Jesus this Christmas? That may sound like a question...

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