• The Last Words of Jesus

    "Six days before the Passover, Jesus came to Bethany, Lazarus lived, whom Jesus had raised from the dead.  Here a dinner was given in Jesus' honor.  Martha served, while Lazarus was among those … more

  • WHO is Church: The Armor of God

    The Armor of God 

    "Finally, be strong in the Lord in his mighty power.  Put on the full armor of God, so that you can take your stand against the devil's schemes.  For our struggle is not against … more

  • WHO is Church: Respect Authority

    Who is Church: Respect Your Authority


    All authority in heaven and on earth is given to me.  Matthew 28:18

    In this verse Christ reminds us that in Him rests all authority and all authority  … more

  • WHO is Church: Bride of Christ

    "This is a profound mystery (the marriage of a man and a woman) -- but I am talking about Christ and the church.  However, each one of you also must love his wife as he loves himself, and the wife … more

  • WHO is Church: Walk This Way

    Who Is Church:  Walk This Way

    Ephesians 5:15-22


    Ephesians 5:15 "Look carefully then how you walk, not as unwise but as wise."  (ESV)


    All Christians, in fact since the ascension of Christ … more

  • WHO is Church: Darkness and Light

    Who Is Church:  Darkness and Light

    Ephesians 5:1-14


    You are light in the Lord.  Not half-light and half-dark, not a little bit, or a lot, or mostly light -- you ARE light in the Lord!  Because … more

  • WHO is Church: Vices and Virtues

    WHO Is Church:  Vices and Virtues

    Ephesians 4:25-32


    Ephesians 4:32  -  "Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you."  (ESV)

    Consider the "vices" … more

  • WHO is Church: Radical Change

    WHO is Church:  Radical Change

    Ephesians 4:17-24


    The apostle Paul exhorts the believers at Ephesus to "put off your old self" meaning the worldly connections to a life controlled by a continual … more

  • Who Is Church: Opening the Box

    Who is Church: Opening the Box.  January 15, 2017

    Eph. 4:11-14 ESV “And he gave the apostles, the prophets, the evangelists, the shepherds and teachers, to equip the saints for the work of ministry, … more

  • R.I.P. Nominal Christian

    In America, 80% of people call themselves Christian.  Of that, 45% call themselves evangelical, born again Christians, and 25% say they call themselves Christian if asked their religion.  A separate 2 … more