The Image and Roles of the Holy Spirit Important things to learn. – Christian Article

If the Holy Spirit does not lead you, sorry you are a dead person alive! [oops I didn’t mean to punch you hard] There was a lot of discussions and debates for centuries, where churches and scholars attempted to fully comprehend the image of the Holy Spirit and describing its role. The early church came to an ultimate understanding of the person of the Holy Spirit and His work; we then inherited these traditions. The early church understood that the…

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Emerging from the silos…Disability ministry as a mindset, not a program – Children’s Ministry Christian Article

By Ossewa – Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=74257014 This post in the second in a series examining ten disability ministry trends to watch in the coming decade. Today Dr. Grcevich will suggest that disability ministry will be less ’siloed” – offered as a support for inclusion within all the essential ministries of the church as opposed to a separate, “stand-alone” ministry department. Spend time at a conference on church growth with senior pastors or executive pastors and one of…

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Why Risen is Still One of My Most Favorite Movies – Christian Article

This past weekend, I once again indulged in one of my well accustomed traditions, of watching Risen. This movie never ceases to encourage my faith and encourage me in my walk with God. Without giving away too much, the movie is about a Roman Soldier, Clavius (played by the very talented Joseph Fiennes) looking for the dead body of Jesus. Yet he ends up finding the resurrected Jesus instead. Related Post: The Only Perfect Image To Believe Is Jesus! He cannot fathom…

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God requires that you lack something – Christian Article

//pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push(); According to James 2:5, the perception of wealth is “money buys everything”. Therefore, these wealthy people did not need God for anything. However, even if this idea were not literally true, wealthy people in those days lived by this principle which in turn, hardened their hearts to God. Verse 5 of James 2, reminds us that God wants to be included in everything we do. This is the reason why God likes the Poor…

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2019 – A New Year For Strength and Courage – Christian Article

//pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push(); I’m a pastor at a local church by vocation. I have been for the last 12 years. I love the opportunity to lead people! It’s a great privilege that I take seriously and always strive to do better with every passing year. I’ve struggled with my fair share of anxiety, worry, doubt, and fear, and often come back to the scripture below to encourage myself as I’m simultaneously asking God to give me what I…

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