True Story #6: One month of Bible readings to help you understand what the Bible is about.

Introduction: Over the course of a month, I want to help you appreciate the Bible more by helping you get a better understanding of the story the Bible tells. As Tim Keller has written, “We usually read the Bible as a … Continue reading True Story #6: One month of Bible readings to help you understand what the Bible is about.

From the Archives! Luke Sermon Manuscripts: Luke 9:21 and 22

I like reading sermon manuscripts! So, I thought it might be helpful for some if I shared some various manuscripts of messages I have preached from time to time. Now, I am not going to do the work of editing … Continue reading From the Archives! Luke Sermon Manuscripts: Luke 9:21 and 22

The One Thing!

What’s one thing that can change everything? What if you could choose ONE THING to pursue that would be sure to have a positive impact on absolutely everything else in your life? How important would that one thing be? It’s kind of obvious. And it may be hard to believe, but it’s not money. I am sure getting more money is nice, it can have a positive impact, but you can’t guarantee more money will have a positive impact on EVERYTHING else.  It might even make some things worse.  And it’s not education. It’s great to get a degree. Go for it.  … Continue reading The One Thing!

Simple Family Devotions #11: Alive!

Becoming a Christian is so much more than just beginning to go to church and trying to be a nice person. It is a supernatural work of God. He gives a person a new heart. He brings them from spiritual death to life. He enables them to trust in Jesus Christ and causes them to hate their sin. To appreciate that, let’s take a little closer look today at what happens when God saves a person. Read the following verses and see if you can note what it tells you about the process.You might try to look carefully and see … Continue reading Simple Family Devotions #11: Alive!