Pastor’s Blog

Enterprise is the Entry of Life

Enterprise is an action word.  It is that “go ahead and make it happen” quality that causes entrepreneurs to achieve.  It is that daring, ambitious, bold initiative that causes us to take a risk and try something untried.  It is the aggressiveness that pushes us into an […]

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Dreams are the Seeds of Life

When God created humanity, He placed within man a special gift.  God gave each of us the capacity to use our imagination.  Imagination is the faculty in our soul that enables us to dream.  Usually, when we dream we hope to solve a problem, meet a need, […]

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Doubt is the Skepticism of Life

The Bible records the reaction of the disciples to the news of Christ’s resurrection in John 20:19-29. Thomas was filled with disbelief and even stated that he would only believe when he saw the nail scars in His hands.  The moment Christ entered the room instead of […]

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Divine Providence is the Placement of Life

The word placement in this context does not pertain to status.  It is used in reference to your starting point.  There are a number of things about you that cannot be changed.  You were not given a choice in the matter.  You were not allowed to choose […]

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Discouragement is the Reaction of Life

You can plan and program your actions, but your reactions reveal your hidden, innermost issues.  When you drop a tea bag into a cup of hot water, a dark brown color will flow from the bag.  The hot water doesn’t put the color into the bag.  It […]

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Discipline is the Correction of Life

Perhaps you have heard about the child whose punishment for misbehavior was to sit in a corner.  He muttered under his breath, “I may be sitting down on the outside, but I’m still standing up on the inside.”  That little child may have been one of us […]

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Discipleship is the Call of Life

A disciple is one who follows and adheres to the teachings of Christ.  Salvation is free, but discipleship costs you something.  It requires more than a decision.  It commands a lifestyle of total commitment.  Jesus said, “If any man serve Me, let him follow Me…” John 12:26 […]

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Disappointment is the Certainty of Life

Disappointment happens! It’s not “if,” but “when.” Do you remember the first time you realized that everyone is not going to like you? What a shock!  Or, what about the “reality check” the first time you lost a game or came in second place in a contest […]

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Determination is the Resolution of Life

Are you determined to succeed?  Do you begin every year with new resolutions?  It takes determination to make any decision requiring commitment.  Resolution is defined as firm determination.  It finds a way to overcome every obstacle.  It is the difference between people who quit and those who […]

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Destiny is the Divine Appointment of Life

Destiny is defined as something to which a person is destined.  Don’t you just love that kind of a definition?  It simply means God decides, you discover!  It is about a predetermined course of events: God’s plan!  You existed in the mind of God before you were […]

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