Tag Archives: Sin

Preparing for the Crisis! [Maundy Thrusday]

We all face crises. What is it that gets us through them? As Jesus sat at the table with His Disciples, He was looking ahead to the impending doom of His death on the Cross. He knew that it was … Continue reading

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Other People’s Sins

Some people are masters at pointing out other people’s sins, aren’t they? It is our tendency to use the faults of others in order to justify or cover our own sinful attitudes and actions. You know what I am talking … Continue reading

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What is Worship?

As Christians, we love to sing the praises of our God. Often times, “style of worship” is what defines us, as to what type of Christian we are. Yet, worship is so much more than the songs that we sing … Continue reading

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If Thens and Therefores [Colossians Pt. 15]

If Thens and Therefores As we often struggle through life, trying to live as we ought and to be who we ought, we tend to lose our momentum and fall into the ruts of our sins. Is there something else … Continue reading

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Wolrdview Adjustment [Colossians Pt.6]

A classic charge against Christianity and the God of the Bible is rooted in what is often called, “The Problem of Evil.” Evil really only becomes a “problem”when we start with ourselves as the standard, assuming we are “good” and … Continue reading

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The Gospel, flat out and from the heart!

I just had a great time preaching the Gospel to the men at the Lima Rescue Mission tonight. I took the message I gave to the teens at the C.Y.I.A. training last week and reworked it to be preached to … Continue reading

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The Cause of Repentance [Jonah Pt.7]

“…it pleased God through the foolishness of the message preached to save those who believe.” It does indeed seem foolish to many that men stand and proclaim Divine truth and expect a supernatural response. That a man would turn from … Continue reading

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The Character of Repentance [Jonah Pt. 6]

Sometimes we need to grow up and move beyond our childhood Sunday School knowledge of the Scriptures. I was approached by one lady from the church after the service who was amazed at how good the messages from Jonah have … Continue reading

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Justifying Rebellion [Jonah, Pt.1]

How would you handle it if God called you to go, walk into Mosul or Baghdad or Kabul alone, and begin to preach to them that they were wicked and would incur the judgment of Jehovah if they did not … Continue reading

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Our Need for a Savior [Advent; Week 1]

It’s that time of year again! This past Sunday was the first Sunday of Advent, the beginning our our celebration of God taking on man’s nature in order to deal with our sin. It seems there are a few different … Continue reading

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