Pastor’s Blog

Goodness is the Gateway of Life

You may be of the opinion that if you are good enough you can enter Heaven. The truth is, it has nothing to do with your goodness at all.  It is God who is good.  Someone said, “If you take God out of good, you are left […]

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God’s Thoughts are the Contradiction of Life

God’s ways do not always make sense to the carnal mind because they contradict the world’s system of thinking.  Let me illustrate by reminding you of some biblical principles Christ taught: You have to plant to reap; that is the seedtime harvest principle. You have to serve […]

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Giving is the Source of Life

Did you know that you are never more like God than when you give? God is never selfish.  “For God so loved the world, that He ‘gave’ His only Son.” John 3:16.  Giving is the source of life.  When it looks like your resources are drying up, […]

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Gentleness is the Tenderness of Life

Gentleness is a polite, gracious, considerate act of kindness that is born out of compassion.  It is a language that doesn’t need a vocabulary.  It is spoken with a touch and expressed by a kind deed.  It is the gift everyone can afford and requires the least […]

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Generosity is the Unselfishness of Life

Many think the opposite of love is hate, but I believe the opposite of love is selfishness. Proverbs 6:16 lists seven things God hates.  God hates sin and what it does to His children, but you will never find a reference where God was or is selfish. […]

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The Fruit of the Spirit is the Model of Life

The fruit of the Spirit reveals nine characteristics that describe the model Christian. Each fruit begins with love.  These ingredients produce a happy, well-adjusted, spiritually mature person.  It is the evidence of the Holy Spirit transforming your natural temperament into the image and personality of Christ. The […]

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Friendship is the Network of Life

Have you ever heard the phrase, “It is not what you know, but who you know that counts?” The wealth of the richest people in the world cannot be calculated by the huge amounts of money in their bank accounts, or the accumulation of their expensive possessions, […]

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Friendliness is the Congeniality of Life

I believe friendliness is an important key to success.  We all know people who automatically notice every person they meet on the street and acknowledge them with a smile, nod, compliment, or greeting.  Others are too shy, afraid, selfish, self-absorbed, task driven, or arrogant to give others […]

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Forgiveness is the Eraser of Life

The moment you ask God for forgiveness, it is as if yesterday didn’t happen.  Your sin is erased, excused, and released.  Of course, sin always has consequences in the natural, but the eternal penalty has been pardoned.  It is “removed as far as the east is from […]

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Focus is the Priority of Life

Have you ever looked at a photograph or video in which the photographer obviously neglected to focus the lens on the subject? What a disaster!  Our objectives will not become clear until we bring them into focus by prioritizing our life. Matthew 6:22 (AMP) says, “The eye […]

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