A Funeral Interrupted

When insulin was perfected in 1922, many diabetic hospital wards were transformed from places of death and sorrow to joy and hopefulness. In Luke 7, Jesus performs a similar transformation when he interrupts a funeral and resurrects a man back to life. What does this incredible event teach us [...]

2019-09-30T09:37:02-04:00September 29th, 2019|

When the Master Calls

Harry Pincus will never forget the day he met Babe Ruth in 1934. In a similar way, Peter and his fishing partners would never forget the day that Jesus nearly capsized two boats with a supernatural catch of fish. That was the day Jesus called them to full-time discipleship [...]

2019-09-23T08:57:53-04:00September 22nd, 2019|

The Four Biggest Misconceptions About Church

Sooner or later we're all going to meet a guy like Chuck-- who not only declines every church invitation, but who always has something negative to say about the organized Church. In today's secular world there are a number of popular misconceptions about the Church that people continue to [...]

2019-09-16T10:10:29-04:00September 15th, 2019|

The Christian’s Unshakable Certainty

After his assassination in 1865, we learned what was in Abraham Lincoln's pockets. Surprisingly, he carried some worn-out newspaper clippings that spoke positively about his character and person. Lincoln read these often to find confidence! In 1 John 5, the Apostle John gave his readers confidence by reminding them [...]

2019-09-10T09:33:17-04:00September 8th, 2019|

The (Not So Secret) Secrets to the Victorious Christian Life

"Self-Improvement" and "Self-Help" is a 10 billion dollar industry in the United States today. Millions of Americans are looking for books, resources, apps, seminars, and life coaches that can help them live a happy, healthy, and successful life. In 1 John chapter 5, the apostle John writes about the [...]

2019-09-03T10:30:54-04:00September 1st, 2019|