Tag: Jesus

Are you Desperate?

I believe the Bible shows a clear pattern of the necessity of being desperate for God. The pattern goes something like this: God calls someone to Himself who is desperate, they follow for a while, they slowly become less desperate for God, their relationship is ultimately ruined, they are separated from God, they become desperate once again, God calls them…

Brought out of Darkness

Some sat in darkness and in the shadow of death, prisoners in affliction and in irons, for they had rebelled against the words of God, and spurned the counsel of the Most High. So he bowed their hearts down with hard labor; they fell…

Destructive Words

On the brink of…

As I sat down to watch the newly released videos of the chemical weapons attack in Syria, I was not terribly shocked by the graphic images they contained.  It seems there is less and less to call shocking.  I was, however, completely and utterly…

What is Revival?

I often lament, whether during a sermon or via social media, about the social and political decay of our nation. I read stories about teenagers who gun down a visitor to our country because they are bored or about war hero who is beaten…