After Easter Musings: Jesus’ Final Teaching

After Easter Musings: Jesus’ Final Teaching

Six weeks after the Resurrection, Luke records what is likely to have been Jesus’ last message to His disciples.  Don’t rush past that, pause…this was his final teaching before ascending to heaven. Lean in closely, listen with rapt attention…pause then pause again....
Making Mobilization a Top Priority

Making Mobilization a Top Priority

There is widespread awareness that the global missions movement would be appreciably enhanced if more local churches could be brought into meaningful engagement. But for that to happen we need more missions education and mobilization at the local church level....
Easter Musings: BEHOLD THE MAN!

Easter Musings: BEHOLD THE MAN!

May The LAMB That Was Slain Receive The Reward Of His Suffering Perhaps you’ve heard of Count Nicolas Ludwig Von Zinzindorf. A German born in 1700 to a very wealthy family.  He came to Christ while he was still a young man and he went on to found a Christian...
Time is Full Once Again

Time is Full Once Again

Galatians 4:4,5 (KJV) “But when the fullness of the time was come, God sent forth his Son, made of a woman, made under the law, to redeem them that were under the law, that we might receive the adoption of sons.” Over 2,000 years ago when the fullness of...
Reflecting on the death of John Allen Chau

Reflecting on the death of John Allen Chau

Disturbing, Extravagant Love – John 12:1-8   Calvary was near, Gethsemane and Golgotha were drawing close…the smell of death was in the air.  Jesus was going to love us to the uttermost.  He was going to demonstrate a disturbing, extravagant love.  The...
Who Cares About Definitions?

Who Cares About Definitions?

Definition: the act of defining, or of making something definite, distinct, or clear. “Accuracy of language is one of the bulwarks of truth.” Anna Jameson  (2 Timothy 2:15) So, who cares about definitions?  Well, we do…and we believe you do too. Words have meaning....