Spreading Our Roots And Growing

God doesn’t want us to be like a bonsai tree that always stays a baby and never grows. He wants us to spread our roots out and drink of the river of life (God’s word) every day. Jeremiah 17:7-8 Blessed is the man that trusteth in the Lord, and whose hope the Lord is....

Loving Not Our Lives Unto Death

We have to make a conscious decision to not love our lives and to die daily. Revelations 12:11 And they overcame him by the blood of the Lamb, and by the word of their testimony; and they loved not their lives unto the death. We have to learn how to endure long, be...

How Is It That You Have No Faith?

Jesus asks, “Why are ye so fearful? how is it that he have no faith?” He wanted us to dig deeply into that perspective and confidence that helped him see beyond the immediate situation. Why is it that we doubt and get stuck in just looking at the present and not fully...

Is Our Life Causing A Reaction?

When we’re staying in the presence of God, we should be able to affect the people we’re around us. John 3:1-2 There was a man of the Pharisees, named Nicodemus, a ruler of the Jews: The same came to Jesus by night, and said unto him, Rabbi, we know that thou art a...

Tactics Of The Enemy

The enemy wants to conquer and destroy. We need to understand the tactics of the enemy and how to fight him. John 10:10 The thief cometh…to steal, and to kill, and to destroy: I am come that they might have life, and…more abundantly. The devil is a liar and all lies...

Seeking God Diligently

Seeking God diligently is constant effort and work, not sporadic or casual. It dishonors God if we don’t seek him that way. Hebrews 12:6 Looking diligently lest any man fail of the grace of God; lest any root of bitterness springing up trouble you, and thereby many be...