Ready... Set... GO! There is no time like the present; and now is the time to GO! The great commission was Jesus' command to take the gospel throughout the world and make disciples in all nations. This involves building and multiplying disciples wherever we go so that they can, in turn, saturate nations with the Good News. This was the last personal instruction given by Jesus to His disciples. It is the beginning of faith in action for all Christians; to GO into the world and
As we think about the word "hope," we typically think about it as a desire for some future thing we are uncertain of attaining; but there is something even more peculiar about Christian hope. Peter calls it "living hope." Living hope is hope that has power and produces change in our lives. This living hope will never end or die but it sustains us as we walk this journey called life. When you have a living hope in Christ, you can deal with your past failures, and present diffi
"In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God." John 1:1 All scripture is inspiration given by God. It is useful for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness, that the person dedicated to God may be capable and equipped for every good work. It contains the mind of God and His will for each one of our lives. There is power in God's word. It is living and active, sharper than any two-edged sword (Heb 4:12). Knowi
Create in me a clean heart, O God; and renew a right spirit within me. Psalm 51:10 Is that your prayer today? Real lasting change must happen in our heart, and that lasting change is what we should be after. It can't just be in our behaviour, but we must fundamentally change our belief. We need a changed heart (cleansed and renewed) so we are not separated from God. Our habits create the condition of our heart, and the heart determines the course of our lives (Proverbs 4:23).