Perhaps one of my favorite quotes concerning the church is a quote given by Bill Hybels. “There is nothing like the local church when the local church is working right.” There is nothing like the local church when he local church s working right. And the local church is working right when it’s firmly grounded … Continue reading There is Nothing Like the Local Church…
25 years ago I was at the lowest place I have ever been in my life. My addiction to alcohol and cocaine had led me to place of physical, emotional and spiritual death. The Bible clearly communicates this death in these words, “you were dead in your transgressions and sins in which you used to … Continue reading NEW LIFE CELEBRATION
Being a dad can include a vast list of descriptions but ultimately it is about impressing the image of God on our children. As we remain close to our Heavenly Father we are able to live out a godly life before our children. As God impresses His image upon us we then have the capacity … Continue reading Being a Dad in the NEW LIFE
Your life has the potential to influence this world for the cause of Christ and make a long-lasting impact for the kingdom of God today and for years to come.
My child I love you! No matter who you are or where you are today you are never outside of God’s loving embrace. Today God is calling you home to Himself. His reckless love pursues you. No matter how far you may have wandered God’s arms are wide open to you today. He longs to … Continue reading Reckless Love
In the NEW LIFE our battles are won together. There is strength in numbers in the kingdom of God. When we lock arms with others brothers and sisters in the Lord and we lift each-other up we secure the victory.
Have you ever gone through a dry spell in your relationship with God? I can remember early on in the NEW LIFE when I would have mountaintop experiences with God. When His Spirit and His presence seemed so real and palpable. I felt like I could touch Him, taste him, and feel Him. Then there … Continue reading “God Shows Up”