The Lord’s Supper

The Lord’s Supper, aka Communion, holds a special place in the heart of most followers of Jesus. Like believer’s baptism, the Lord’s Supper gives a visible picture of the death, burial and resurrection of Jesus Christ. The Bible tells us how the first-century followers of Jesus participated in the Lord’s Supper together, and these instructions…

A way to escape each temptation

Temptations are everywhere. We are tempted to do things that are immoral, impure, and selfish; things that hurt us and hurt others; things that bring dishonor to God. We are tempted to lie, cheat and steal. We are tempted to gossip, slander and boast. We are tempted to lust for sex, power and money. We…

The impact of the gospel on your life

The gospel is good news. The gospel is good news that needs to be shared. The gospel is also the good news that changes your life. When you understand all that Jesus did for you by living a perfect life, dying for you on the cross, rising from the dead, ascending into heaven, drawing you…

Stumbling Blocks

A stumbling block in a literal sense is just what it sounds like: a block of wood, concrete or other material on the ground in the path that causes you to trip or stumble. In a figurative sense, a stumbling block can be an event, someone’s behavior or something else that causes your progress to…

On Marriage, Intimacy & Singleness

The Bible has a lot to say about marriage, intimacy and singleness. From the very first book of the Bible, Genesis, marriage is celebrated and described as a union between one man and one woman, living in a covenant relationship with one another for life. Moses is given instructions concerning marriage, intimacy and singleness by…

You belong to Christ

One of the amazing aspects of following Jesus is realizing that even though once we were God’s enemy because of our sin, through Jesus God has adopted us into his family, welcomed us onto his team, given us a seat at his table. He is excited to be associated with us. He is excited to…