If you saw a news headline that declared, "Dry bones come back to life!" you might think you were reading from a tabloid news outlet or maybe the entertainment section. You certainly would not expect it to be written by an eyewitness reporter who was on the scene when it happened. But the prophet Ezekiel … Continue reading Dry bones come back to life!
7 Ways to Pray Evangelistically
Do you have a desire to see others come to faith in Jesus Christ? If so, then pray for them to be saved! And what should you pray? I'm glad you asked. Ephesians 6:18-20 18 Pray at all times in the Spirit with every prayer and request, and stay alert with all perseverance and intercession … Continue reading 7 Ways to Pray Evangelistically
Repent and Believe
What does it mean to be a disciple of Jesus? That's a big question. Before we answer that, let's step back a minute and make sure we're clear on what it means to be a disciple in general. A disciple is a learner, a follower, sort of like an apprentice. In the first century, you … Continue reading Repent and Believe
These things are written so that you may KNOW that you have eternal life
In the first letter of John, chapter 5, verse 13, we read these words: “I have written these things to you who believe in the name of the Son of God, so that you may know that you have eternal life.” These are great words of promise to the believer in Christ — for the … Continue reading These things are written so that you may KNOW that you have eternal life
How do we KNOW that we know Jesus?
I learned a great question to ask a few years ago: "Have you come to a place in your life that you know for certain that you have eternal life and that you will go to heaven when you die?" How would you answer that question? Some people say, "I hope so" Some people say, … Continue reading How do we KNOW that we know Jesus?
The Finished Work of Christ on the Cross
So many people try to work their way to heaven. They think that by working harder, being nicer, helping those in need, saying certain prayers, giving money to particular causes, and going to church services more often, that they somehow will earn the favor of God. In other words, they try to stack good deeds … Continue reading The Finished Work of Christ on the Cross
Saved by the Grace of God
Sitting at the table with three other men in a country in Southeast Asia, I was amazed to hear the stories of how God was working in the lives of people there. In this largely Buddhist nation, the good news of Jesus is penetrating hearts and bringing people to saving faith in Jesus. At one … Continue reading Saved by the Grace of God
God is our Savior
Joseph was a righteous man; he always wanted to do the right thing. When he heard the news that his fiancee was pregnant -- he knew that the baby was not his -- he decided to quietly end the engagement (in that culture breaking an engagement was the same as a divorce) so as to … Continue reading God is our Savior
Calling Hebron Church to a Fast on Jan 10, 2018 for 21 Days
Starting on January 10, 2018 we would like to call the Hebron Church family to 21 days of prayer and fasting, for three specific reasons: Revival Salvations Wisdom and guidance for the Pastor Selection Team Will you join us? Here are some thoughts on The Power of Prayer and Fasting: Prayer is talking and listening … Continue reading Calling Hebron Church to a Fast on Jan 10, 2018 for 21 Days
Where was God when the Las Vegas shooting occurred?
When tragedies occur such as the recent massacre of people attending a concert in Las Vegas, it is very normal to ask the question, "Where was God while this was happening? Why didn't he stop it?" God's Word guides us. In times like these, it is important to seek the Lord and think biblically. We … Continue reading Where was God when the Las Vegas shooting occurred?