The Joy of Being Thankful

Coming into Thanksgiving, we enter the ‘holiday season’ where there is an intentional emphasis on joy, happiness, and family.  But as we all know, this season can also be stressful, overwhelming, and even lonely.  This often stems from the secular expectations the world puts on us or that our fulfillment is coming from the wrong […]

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Stand Firm!

We are at war.  Each of us a soldier in the battle of good vs. evil.  Thankfully our Commander in Chief has given His soldiers all that we need to be victorious, but it is upon us to take up our gear daily as we go to the front lines. Therefore, take up the full […]

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Words of Grace

As the Apostle Paul nears the close of what we know as Ephesians chapter 4, he wrote several important and powerful statements about how believers must behave.  From the command to speak truth (Eph 4:25), to not sinning in our anger (4:26), to not stealing and instead laboring for the benefit of the Kingdom (4:27), […]

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Speak Truth

Telling the truth seems to be one of the most important characteristics a Christian can exhibit.  It may be one of the hardest ones at times, and from the time we’re toddlers to the time we die it is a constant battle to always be truthful.  The desire to lie or tell half-truths is deeply […]

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Unified in Truth

In today’s world, truth is treated as subjective.  The world believes truth is what one makes it and how it applies to oneself.  They believe there is no singular truth, and it is relative to the situation.  Scripture teaches the exact opposite.  Truth is foundational, it is fixed, it is unyielding, and it was set […]

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