Jan 122017
 
Prime the Pump

“On the last day, that great day of the feast, Jesus stood and cried out, saying, “If anyone thirsts, let him come to Me and drink. “He who believes in Me, as the Scripture has said, out of his heart will flow rivers of living water.” But this He spoke concerning the Spirit, whom those […]

Sep 182016
 
Missionary or Mercenary

“And he said unto them, Go ye into all the world, and preach the gospel to every creature”  (Mark 16:15). We are missionaries serving in a foreign land. “Our home is faraway, upon a golden strand,” as the song says. We are soldiers enlisted in God’s army.  We fight to free the souls of men from captivity. […]

Sep 122016
 
Impact

“Watch out! Be on your guard against all kinds of greed; a man’s life does not consist in the abundance of his possessions.” Luke 12:15. The story is told how a wise woman who was traveling in the mountains found a precious stone in a stream. The next day she met another traveler who was […]

Jul 202016
 
Let Your Light Shine

Let your light shine before man, that they may see your good works and glorify your Father who is in heaven (Matt 5:16).  Your good works are the light that shines.  The Pharisees were only concerned with the outward behavior.  To them, you are righteous if you observed this or that law outwardly.  Give, pray, […]

Jun 102016
 
"Here am I"

“Also I heard the voice of the Lord, saying, Whom shall I send, and who will go for us? Then said I, Here am I; send me” (Isaiah 6:8). Warren Wiersbe’s, Wycliffe Handbook of Preaching & Preachers, quotes: “Millions of surveys which we have helped to take around the world indicate that approximately 98 percent […]