Pastor Unlikely – Hillsong Worship’s New Wine. When we become Christians, it is not just adding Jesus to our existing life. We are completely new creations in Christ. Let us live like it.
Lord, help us live as new creations in Christ every day in your service.
The Beatitudes – A heart that understands God’s mercy for us will give mercy for others. Jesus heart in us will always show mercy.
The Beatitudes – What does it mean to be meek and why will we be blessed by it? Meek does not mean weak. Rather, it deals with our submission and humility before God.
Encouragement from the Lord – Rejoice always. How do we rejoice when things around us look bleak?
Working Alone does not Impress Jesus We live in an accomplishment obsessed culture. We tend to judge ourselves and our lives on checklists. We look at how much did we do today and how well we did it and then assess ourselves. Did we get a ton done today? Did we get too little? Did…
The Beatitudes – What does it mean to mourn and why will we be blessed by it? Where does the comfort come from?
It doesn’t matter what the wrongdoer has done to you today. Jesus says to forgive. Not for their benefit. They may or may not appreciate it. They may be just as awful as the day that they hurt you the first time. Forgiveness is for your good. A heart filled with unforgiveness is a heart that is not like Jesus’.
The Beatitudes – What does it mean to be poor in spirit? When we see how much we owe God and how impossible it is for us to pay Him. Then Jesus can use us.
AN UNDIVIDED HEART The heart of a Christian should not be divided. God has given you two eyes, that you may look both above and beneath you; that you may contemplate both heaven and hell. He has given you two ears, that you may hearken both to the accuser and the accused, when you have…
Will You Give Up Your Dignity for Jesus? We may need to look downright silly in order to reach another person for Christ. There is a desire in all of us to be in control. We don’t like being vulnerable or exposed. We don’t like being made to look foolish or weak. It is an…