One Body, Many Members

In the same way that all of the parts of your physical body are important, all of the parts of the body of Christ are important. There are many members, but we are all part of one body. We have a local body of believers that we are part of (our church), and also we…

Overcoming Guilt

What is guilt? Here are two definitions. Guilt is the fact or state of having committed an offense, crime, violation, or wrong, especially against moral or penal law.  Guilt is a feeling of responsibility or remorse for some offense, crime, wrong,etc., whether real or imagined. When we have offended someone, broken a law, or sinned against God,…

Overcoming Fear

We fear what we cannot control. Situations and circumstances of life can paralyze us with fear. Fear can control your thoughts and emotions, and it can take a toll on your health. Fear is an emotional, mental, physical and spiritual battle. God can help you overcome fear. The same power that raised Jesus from the dead…

Totally Give Yourself to God

The call to follow Jesus is a high calling. It is filled with growth, blessing and sacrifice, and will continue throughout the rest of our lives. If you are a follower of Jesus, you are making a commitment to totally give yourself to God. The apostle Paul, one of the most influential leaders in Christianity…

Driving Tip #285

Driving tip #285 — If you live in Atlanta, you better be prepared to drive on Interstate 285, especially during 2017.  I-285, a.k.a. “the Perimeter,” is the interstate highway that encircles downtown Atlanta. As a matter of fact, cities and landmarks are identified by locals as being “inside the Perimeter” or “outside the Perimeter.” Tractor trailers are required…

At Jesus’ Return, Be Found Faithful

If Jesus returns to earth during your lifetime, what do you want him to find you doing? As for me, I want to be found faithful. For each of us, it’s a matter first and foremost of whether or not we are saved. My saving faith in Jesus rests in his completed on the cross, where he…

Be Ready for Jesus’ Return

When Jesus describes the end times, he implores those who will listen to be ready for his return and to be found faithful serving him at the time of his return. Be ready and be faithful. In this post, we will discuss how and why we should be ready. Jesus’ return is imminent. When Jesus died…