Let Jesus free you from rejection

Scripture Notes on Luke 10 “But whenever you enter a town and they do not receive you, go into its streets and say, ‘Even the dust of your town that clings to our feet we wipe off against you. Nevertheless know this, that the kingdom of God has come near.’ … ‘The one who hears you […]

The things that matter most

“Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you tithe mint and dill and cumin, and have neglected the weightier matters of the law: justice and mercy and faithfulness. These you ought to have done, without neglecting the others.” (Matthew 23:23) —– Sometimes in the Christian life it’s easy to put all our effort into […]

You Were Designed for Transformation

You were not designed for standing still. “For the kingdom of God does not consist in talk but in power.” -1 Corinthians 4:20 The goal and growth of a disciple is not information, not inspiration, not even transformation.  It is INCARNATION, truly becoming the body of Christ on the earth. This is a particular type […]

The First Thing

When people think of you, what’s the first thing that comes to mind? “Paul came also to Derbe and Lystra.  A disciple was there, named Timothy.” -Acts 16:1 In literature, the “principle of first mention” is that whatever is said of a character, place or action when it first appears is a guide and foundation for […]

Fellowship and “Followship”

In Christ, FELLOWSHIP and “FOLLOWSHIP” are two sides of the same coin. If you would have fellowship with Christ, follow His teaching and commands. Once you have been in fellowship with Him, following Him will be the “new natural” desire of your heart.  In Christ, we must always “follow our heart” because He now IS […]