Empowered to Engage Culture

Empowered to Engage Culture

We live in a time when the rate of change is accelerating, and darkness seems to be pervasive in our culture. So as Christians, how are we to respond and engage culture in a positive way? Jesus paid the price for our salvation and empowered us with the Holy Spirit to...
Mirror, Mirror, On the Wall

Mirror, Mirror, On the Wall

Did you finish that sentence in your head? I know I did. I also took a hard look at the Queen who spoke those words into a mirror with no reflection, therefore no self-image. She operated from a place of vanity, self-deception, and insecurity. She worshipped the...
Happiness Through Hope in the Midst of Hostility

Happiness Through Hope in the Midst of Hostility

I heard the Holy Spirit speak these three words: Happiness, Hope, Hostility. Happiness: Defined as “a state of well-being, contentment, joy.” Though you live in a dark world where things often don’t appear bright, I will always give you – My sons and...
Do I Have a Purpose?

Do I Have a Purpose?

When I woke up again at two in the morning, I asked God why He loved me. He knew all my sins; He knew that I had broken all the Commandments and that I am still working every day not to sin. Why, Lord, do You love me? The Holy Spirit reminded me of John 3:16: God so...
The Power of Unity

The Power of Unity

u·ni·ty /ˈyo͞onədē/ 1. the state of being united or joined as a whole. Christians are called to be soldiers. The Christian walk is often presented as spiritual warfare. Effective service calls for singleness of purpose. Like a single-minded soldier, we should...