The Impact of Influence

The Impact of Influence March 12, 2018 Verse for the Week: 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.” There is a buzzword...

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Connecting The Dots

Connecting The Dots  March 5, 2018 Verse for the Week: Proverbs 2:4-5; “If you look for it as for silver and search for it as for hidden treasure then you will understand the fear of the Lord and find the knowledge of God” Proverbs is a powerful book. One that...

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The Cost of Conviction

The Cost of Conviction  February 26, 2018 Verse for the Week: Joshua 24:15; …choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve… Conviction. By definition, biblical conviction is a fixed belief derived from scripture that incites attitudes and actions. In the purest form, convictions are adopted to honor a holy...

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The Mystery of Suffering

The Mystery of Suffering  February 19, 2018 Verse for the Week: 2 Corinthians 12:9a; But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Weakness. If you are anything like me, you probably abhor weakness. And you probably spend an exorbitant...

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Be My Valentine

Be My Valentine  February 12, 2018 Verse for the Week: John 3:16; For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him will not perish but will have everlasting life. With Valentine’s Day this week, I thought we’d talk about love. Although...

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Ache of the Soul

Ache of the Soul  February 5, 2018 Verse for the Week: Proverbs 13:12; “Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but a longing fulfilled is a tree of life.” Have you ever been heartsick? It’s the worst kind of sickness. The feeling of loss that aches deep in your soul. Often,...

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Beyond The Craving: Finish Strong 

Beyond The Craving: Finish Strong  January 29, 2018 Verse for the Week: 1 Corinthians 9:25-27; All athletes are disciplined in their training. They do it to win a prize that will fade away, but we do it for an eternal prize. So I run with purpose in every step. I...

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Beyond The Craving: Stop. Drop. Pray.

Beyond The Craving: Stop. Drop. Pray.  January 22, 2018 Verse for the Week: Psalm 143:10; Teach me to do your will, for you are my God! Let your good Spirit lead me on level ground! Whether you have a bad habit that hints at obsession or one that has reached disastrous...

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Beyond The Craving: Power To Change

Beyond The Craving: Power to Change  January 8, 2018 Verse for the Week: Psalm 143:6; I stretch out my hands to you; my soul thirsts for you like a parched land. Stuck in the craving—compulsion—cycle? Do you struggle with giving in to your cravings as a matter of habit? Does...

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