You Cannot Be Healed of The Things That You Hide
by Pastor Jeff on February 29th, 2024
2/29/2024"Search me, O God, and know my heart! Try me and know my thoughts! And see if there be any grievous way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting."- Psalm 139:23-24 (ESV)Do you truly open your heart to God in prayer, speaking honestly and transparently? Many wrestle with this challenge, often withholding certain truths or sins, selectively sharing only what feels comfortable. It's common ...
Being A Radiant Witnesses in God's Kingdom
by Pastor Jeff on February 28th, 2024
2/28/2024"And those who are wise shall shine like the brightness of the sky above; and those who turn many to righteousness, like the stars forever and ever."- Daniel 12:3 (ESV)In the final chapter of the book of Daniel, we find a profound promise in verse 3. It speaks of a future time when the wise will shine brightly, likened to the splendor of the sky, and those who lead others to righteousness...
Building Yourself Up in Faith
by Pastor Jeff on February 27th, 2024
2/27/2024"But you, beloved, building yourselves up in your most holy faith and praying in the Holy Spirit, keep yourselves in the love of God, waiting for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ that leads to eternal life."- Jude 1:20-21 ESVIn the book of Jude, we find a powerful exhortation to believers to stand firm in their faith amidst challenging times. Jude urges us to actively engage in the spir...
by Pastor Jeff on February 26th, 2024
2/26/2024"When I am afraid, I put my trust in you." - Psalm 56:3 (ESV)Why is it always in the middle of life’s uncertainties that, fear knocks at the door of our hearts, seeking to overwhelm us with its grip. Fear is a natural human emotion that can often cripple us and keep us from fully trusting in God. But in this verse, the psalmist reminds us of the antidote to fear - trust in God.When fear c...
He Is All We Need
by Pastor Jeff on February 25th, 2024
2/25/2024"If God is for us, who can be against us?"- Romans 8:31 (ESV)In Romans 8:31, the apostle Paul poses a powerful question that resonates through the ages and speaks to the very core of our faith: "If God is for us, who can be against us?" This question serves as a beacon of hope, a reminder of the unwavering support and divine protection that we have as believers in Christ.And as believers,...
Embracing Our Identity in Christ
by Pastor Jeff on February 24th, 2024
2/24/2024"See what kind of love the Father has given to us, that we should be called children of God; and so we are. The reason why the world does not know us is that it did not know him."- 1 John 3:1 (ESV)In the chaos of life, it's easy to forget who we are in the eyes of our Creator. We get swept away by our responsibilities, worries, and ambitions, losing sight of the profound truth their John ...
Embracing Our Identity as Children of God
by Pastor Jeff on February 23rd, 2024
2/23/2024"But to all who did receive him, who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God,"- John 1:12 (ESV)In the profound simplicity of John 1:12, we discover the power of faith in Jesus Christ that leads to transformation. It declares that through our acceptance of Him and belief in His name, we are granted a remarkable privilege: to become children of God. This truth tran...
Chosen and Called
by Pastor Jeff on February 22nd, 2024
2/22/2024"But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for his own possession, that you may proclaim the excellencies of him who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light. Once you were not a people, but now you are God's people; once you had not received mercy, but now you have received mercy."- 1 Peter 2:9-10 (ESV)In these verses, Peter reminds us of our ident...
by Pastor Jeff on February 21st, 2024
2/21/2024"And the Lord will be king over all the earth. On that day the Lord will be one and his name one."- Zechariah 14:9 ESVThis verse reminds us of the ultimate sovereignty and reign of God over all creation. It speaks of a future time when God's kingdom will be fully established on earth, and there will be no division or conflict, but unity and peace under the rule of our loving and just King...
Reflecting God's Heart
by Pastor Jeff on February 20th, 2024
2/20/2024Reflecting God's Heart"Do not neglect to do good and to share what you have, for such sacrifices are pleasing to God."- Hebrews 13:16 (ESV)In Hebrews 13:16, we learn the essence of Christian living: to do good and to share generously with others. These actions are not merely commendable deeds but are described as sacrifices that are pleasing to God. This verse underscores the power of sel...
The Lamb of God
by Pastor Jeff on February 19th, 2024
2/19/2024"The next day John saw Jesus coming toward him and said, 'Look, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world!'"- John 1:29 NIVThese powerful words remind us of the incredible sacrifice that Jesus made for us on the cross. John's proclamation captures the essence of Jesus' mission on earth. He identifies Jesus as the "Lamb of God," a title full of symbolism and significance. Throug...
The Ultimate Sacrifice
by Pastor Jeff on February 18th, 2024
2/18/2024"For Christ also suffered once for sins, the righteous for the unrighteous, that he might bring us to God, being put to death in the flesh but made alive in the spirit." - 1 Peter 3:18 (ESV)In this verse, Peter captures the essence of the Christian faith: the sacrificial love of Christ. Jesus, the epitome of righteousness, willingly took upon Himself the sins of the world, enduring the ex...
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