Evidence of Things Not Seen

“You have to receive it by faith!” Has anyone ever told you that? It is usually easier said than done, depending on what it is you are standing in faith for. Receiving by faith is having the object of your faith before it is physically manifested. If you have it physically manifested, then you don’t… Read More ›

Smile!

This week/weekend officially opens the holiday season, going from Thanksgiving to Christmas and then on to the New Year.  It usually involves a lot of lists, errands, shopping, organizing, planning, cooking, decorating, more shopping, and well, you get the picture.  Amid all of this busyness, we often neglect what really matters – people!   So “Food… Read More ›

People Aren’t Your Enemy!

There are many times in our daily lives that people get the best of us and we have to utter under our breath “I’m not fighting against flesh and blood!”. People can be unfair, underhanded, or maybe even cruel in their dealings with others, but the Word of God tells us we are not fighting… Read More ›

Faith To See

If a person cannot see an object because he is blind, does that mean that the object doesn’t exist?  If a person cannot hear an oncoming train, does that mean that the train doesn’t exist.  You would say “of course not!”. Our five senses help us to receive information about what is in this natural… Read More ›

Nothing Is Impossible With God

A favorite scripture of mine is the first part of Genesis 18:14 which says “Is anything too hard for the Lord?”  In this portion of scripture, Abraham was visited by three men, one of whom tells Abraham that by this time next year, Sarah will have a son. Sarah heard this and the Bible says… Read More ›

Mouse in the House!

Our church building is located in the country.  And, although being out in the country has many benefits, it has a few disadvantages.  Coming into the colder months of the year and with harvest going on, one of those disadvantages is mice!  We do all we can to prevent these little creatures from taking refuge… Read More ›

Truth or Lie?

Matthew 28:11-15 (NLT) 11 As the women were on their way, some of the guards went into the city and told the leading priests what had happened. 12 A meeting with the elders was called, and they decided to give the soldiers a large bribe. 13 They told the soldiers, “You must say, ‘Jesus’ disciples… Read More ›

What’s In A Name?

Have you ever wondered why God changed Abram and Sarai’s names to Abraham and Sarah?  The meaning of the name Abram is exalted or high father and Sarai means princess.  Some sources say that Sarai comes from a Hebrew word meaning one who is contentious.  Our name is our “label”.  It is our identifier.  It… Read More ›

Words of Wisdom

Last week we talked about Smith Wigglesworth who was a tremendous man of faith and operated in one of the greatest healing ministries of all time.  Smith said that the only book he ever read was the Bible!  Although he never actually authored any books, several books were written about him, some containing some of… Read More ›