Relating to Peter is Not Enough

Most people can relate to the Apostle Peter. His tenacious, spontaneity attracts the wild at heart. He was quick to speak and slow to listen just like so many of us. He often found himself in situations that could have been avoided if he simply kept his eyes on the glory of Christ. All of [...]

The Devil and The Dunk Tank

The county fair came to town again and visions of funnel cake and caramel apples danced in my head.  As I walked along the dirt path around the fair grounds with my oldest son we passed all the familiar sights and smells you would find at every good fair. The dart throw, the ring toss [...]

Satan’s Tactics and Your Victory Through Christ.

He roots for your failure and taunts you with fear. He lays out the trip wire then kicks you when you're down. His tactic is cunning; playing into your earthy desires and passions by convincing you that self-gratification is a basic human right. He snares the unbeliever in their self-righteousness and pride and brings sharp [...]

How Do We Fight This Daily Evil?

1 Corinthians 15:57 But thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.Hebrews 2:14....He himself likewise partook of the same things (flesh and blood), that through death he might destroy the one who has the power of death, that is, the devil,"Why do you still fear Satan?  Why are you [...]

Victory In Christ

Paul encouraged the Church in 1 Corinthians 15:58 to be "steadfast, immovable, always abounding in the work of The Lord, Knowing that your labor is not in vain". This is really quite a tall order in light of everything else we know about the Christian life. We know that we have an enemy of our [...]