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5 Bad Habits Mature Christians Leave Behind

5 Bad Habits Mature Christians Leave Behind Here are 5 bad habits that mature Christians leave behind in the walk with Christ. Separation from Sin When a person becomes a new creation or creature in Christ (2 Cor 5:17) they begin to turn away from the former sinful activities of their life. They slowly change […]

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Way to speak to a hardened heart.

Speaking to a broken heart is like giving nourishment to a starving child. Speaking to a hard heart is like correcting a rebellious teenager. So how do you do it? If you’re looking for an easy answer, it’s not there. But here are some helpful ideas—ones that may crack open the most callous heart. Start […]

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Why Do Good People Suffer?

Why Do Good People Suffer? Luke 13:1-13:9 INTRODUCTION Today, I want to speak to you on “Why Do Good People Suffer?” I’ve taught on suffering before. In fact, one lady told me, “Preacher, I never knew what suffering was until I heard you preach. Now I know.” Some preaching and some teaching is like suffering. […]

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Set Me on Fire, God!

Set Me on Fire, God! *Today’s church needs a good dose of Holy Ghost fire! Text: Luke 3:1-17 – v. 16 – “I baptize you with water, but One is coming who is more powerful than I. I am not worthy to untie the strap of His sandals. He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit […]

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4 Steps To Restoration After A Sexual Sin

Here are four steps for those who desire a restoration after a sexual sin. Surrender I have a close friend who I’ve known for years, and “Alex” (not his real name) has battled an addiction to pornography for most of those years. He would do okay for a while but then fall back into it, […]

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5 Bad Habits That Will Kill Your Spiritual Growth

What are five bad habits that will kill your spiritual growth as a Christian and stunt your faith? What things can you think of? A Bad Temper One guy said that he lost his temper with his wife and said something he regretted. In actuality, he didn’t lose it; he found it. But maybe he […]

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3 Signs God Is Trying To Tell You Something

Here are three signs that God might be trying to tell you something very important. Unraveling A few years before I came to saving faith in Christ, things started to unravel for me. I wasn’t married, and it seemed every girl I thought I loved, loved someone else, and those few that loved me I […]

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5 SIGNS OF AN EMOTIONALLY HEALTHY CHURCH.

Here are five signs of an emotionally healthy church. No “Hair Triggers” Not long ago I had a church member tell me that the church kitchen and fellowship hall were a mess and whoever used it last time didn’t clean up after themselves (which the church rules tell us to do) and so they called […]

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BEING SPIRITUAL OR BEING ANOINTED

BEING SPIRITUAL OR BEING ANOINTED Strive to remain spiritual than seeking to be anointed. Just anyone or even anything can be anointed – an ass was! But not everyone is spiritual. You can be anointed and not have God but you can’t be spiritual and miss God. Bear the fruit of the spirit and you will naturally […]

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As You Wait

As You Wait Dear brothers and sisters, be patient as you wait for the Lords return. Consider the farmers who patiently wait for the rains in the fall and in the spring. They eagerly look for the valuable harvest to ripen. (James 5:7, NLT) God has put dreams and desires in every person’s heart. But […]