Pastor’s Blog

Curiosity is the Inquisition of Life

Have you ever heard the expression, “Curiosity killed the cat?”    How does a brown cow eat green grass and make white milk?  Where does chocolate milk come from?  Lighten up!  “Inquiring minds want to know!”  If you don’t believe that, look at all of the ridiculous gossip […]

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Crisis is the Turning Point of Life

Most of us have a tendency to ignore unpleasant situations that have been either inflicted on us or voluntarily brought on by our own actions. Unfortunately, avoiding issues doesn’t make pain or problems go away. Unresolved conflict continues to erode the very core of our foundation with […]

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Creativity is the Expression of Life

A Christian and an atheist went on a camping trip together.  The atheist asked, “How do you know there is a God?  Have you seen Him, heard Him, touched Him or smelled Him?”  The Christian said, “No.”  Before going to sleep, he asked God for an answer. […]

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Cowardice is the Intimidation of Life

Cowardice is a side effect of fear.  A coward is one who lacks courage and is afraid to meet danger, real or imaginary.  The expression of “cold feet” is usually related to fear of new experiences.  Normally, this kind of panic only lasts for a few moments.  […]

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Covenant is the Contract of Life

A covenant is a promise between two or more individuals.  It is a legally binding contractual agreement which includes both the present and the future.  The promise may be conditional, but once it becomes a signed legal contract of covenant, it is illegal for it to be […]

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Courage is the Fortitude of Life

Courage is that firmness of spirit which meets danger head-on.  It is an inner strength that deals with pain and difficult situations instead of withdrawing from them.  It is a quality that releases a brave response to face life’s challenges with perseverance and fortitude.  Courage is a […]

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Cooperation is the Teamwork of Life

John Maxwell states that, “Teamwork makes the dream work.”  The synergy of cooperation is not simply principles of addition, but rather multiplication.  This truth is illustrated by the fact that when oxen are yoked together their strength potential is not just doubled, but actually multiplied.  Even the […]

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Conviction is the Persuasion of Life

The root meaning of the word conviction is to be convinced, or to come into agreement.  As it relates to sin, God wants nothing less than total agreement with His Word.  Ultimately, King David realized that you must love what God loves and hate what God hates […]

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Conscience is the Monitor of Life

Conscience in an inner monitor that warns, admonishes, or gives advice and instruction by way of reproof or caution. I’m sure you’ve heard the advice, “Let your conscience be your guide.” Vines Expository Dictionary defines conscience as, “The inner faculty by which we apprehend the will of […]

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Confusion is the Vertigo of Life

Everything in life is not always as it appears.  Vertigo is a condition of dizziness that causes confusion and a loss of equilibrium.  For example, when a pilot develops vertigo, he can no longer decipher if the airplane is right side up or upside down.  If he […]

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