6 Ways to Make An Appeal To Authority

From Ptr. Rick Warren’s message, Before Every Blessing There’s Always A Testing (From 31:58), on how to make an appeal to authority when you are being asked to compromise your biblical convictions, this message is also applicable to when you just need to make any appeal.  Develop a reputation/ track record for being responsible (Prov 22:29:…

“I Killed Jesus”

“I Killed Jesus by Christina Mead While I read the story of Christ’s passion and death in the gospel of Matthew, I was looking for myself in the story. Which character am I? What is God trying to teach me? Well…. I think that I am every character in the story of the passion and…

Are You Ready to Find The Love of Your Life? Check this list before you leap!

As you look through the list of what to look for, you may also see what things you need to work on in yourself.  This could be the list that the person you are interested in is measuring you by. The best thing to consider when you are looking for the Right Person is what…

Nick Foles Almost Quit Two Years Before Being Named MVP of 2018 Super Bowl LII

“In my heart it was probably a hundred per cent [ready to quit]. It was a tough six months. I went through a lot. My wife was there every step of the way. My faith was tested but I just kept leaning on the Lord, kept praying. You know, it’s a journey that we all…

Christmas Hangover: Gift Suggestions

“Imagine if I planned a party for you and invited a whole bunch of your friends and when everybody showed up, they bring lots of gifts but none of them are for you?  All of the guests just trade presents with each other.” – Pastor Rick Warren Over the holiday joys, amidst travel, reunions, tasks,…

You Need the Prince of Peace When You Are In A Precipice

“You want a peace of Me?” Jesus might say. May this message from Pastor Rick Warren allay your fears, anxiety, and turmoil: “For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince…

When You Feel What You Do Is Ordinary or Insignificant

“You may be hooking up mergers Cooking up burgers But at the end of the day Little stuff Big stuff In between stuff God sees it all the same.” -Steven Curtis Chapman, Do Everything May this brighten up your day! DO EVERYTHING (By Steven Curtis Chapman) You‘re picking up toys on the living room floor…

If You Are Sad This Christmas

There was a news wave of deaths in the last week (suicide, accidental falling off a condo balcony, murder, transport accident, suicide bomber) which reminded me that Christmas  with its global reputation for being the most wonderful time of the year could be the saddest for some people… precisely because it is supposed to be…

The Cure for Fear : Kyle Winkler

“Fear is not an absence of faith but actually misplaced faith… Fear is the faith or the confident expectation that something bad is gonna happen.”  – Kyle Winkler In this three minute video, Kyle Winkler shares the cure for this common struggle. Please click the link below: http://www.kylewinkler.org/videos/the-cure-for-fear/

Make Choices With Eternity In Mind

Esau succeeded in gaining pleasure, possession, power, popularity—- worldly pursuits.  But Esau was considered a profane and godless man who was drawn to what was immediate, temporary, and convenient.  Despite achieving what the world looks up to, Esau’s legacy was godlessness. Heb 12:16 16 that there be no immoral or godless person like Esau, who sold his own birthright for a single meal. People around…