Category: Bible

                    Young Preachers–let ’em preach! This past Sunday, we were privileged to have a men’s quartet from The Crown College with us….they did a wonderful job singing, but what touched my heart the most was their preaching!  We had them with us on a Sunday AM and even in the morning service, I let two of the young men preach-concluded by Bro Crichton (40 years of ministry experience) preaching! A word to the…

Enlarge our Vision 1 Chronicles 4:9-10 As spiritual leaders, we need to have biblical vision and insight for the task of following the Lord as well as leading others to do likewise! I trust this simple outline will aid and encourage you along that path! Jabez was the head of the clan of Judah…known for their closeness to God. 1. Any successful endeavor requires a vision… a. The word “vision”: 1) Literally means the ability to see things that are…

Over the years, one of the largest things that I have had to make sure I keep up with is that I stay faithful to God’s calling on my life as a Pastor | father | husband | leader. (I have also noted in counseling people that this is a big area of question for most.) It seems as if people think that the “Calling of God” is something mystical and confusing and not able to be easily understood. While…

In studying for our missions conference coming up next week….this letter from a great missionary has grabbed my attention. May we seek to keep our hearts as tender and open to the Lord as our for-fathers! Letter from Adoniram Judson to Mr. Hasseltine asking for his daughters hand in marriage: “I have now to ask whether you can consent to part with your daughter early next spring, to see her no more in this world ? Whether you can consent…

One of the blessings of Wednesdays in the Word is our ability as Christians to keep on GROWING in the Lord! As we study Philippians, we find in chapter three verses 12-14 that Paul desired this growth as well! Here are just a couple thoughts on continued spiritual growth. The best thing we can do is do our best for Jesus Christ and keep pressing forward to be the best Christian we can be for the Lord. Our desire should…

For anyone that uses their iPad as their main tool for preaching or teaching from….here is a template for you to use that is customized to the screen size of the iPad. This template reduces the ‘glare’ of just a white background as well as gives extra room on top | bottom | and right side for adding extra notes at a later time. Hope you enjoy! (click on image to download) By the way….my standard way of creating preaching/teaching…

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