Preaching, Without Preaching

“And do not be grieved, for the joy of the Lord is your strength.” Nehemiah 8:10 “Shout for joy in the Lord, O you righteous!     Praise befits the upright.” Psalm 33:1 There is a power emitted from a life of joy. We can see it and hear it in the lives of joy transformed people; many others, not so much.Continue reading “Preaching, Without Preaching”

Catching Hearts Like Fish

Jesus called out to them, “Come, follow me, and I will show you how to fish for people!”  –Matthew 4:19 The invitation to these fishermen was a ‘call’ to Himself.  This is critical for us to note.  Jesus is not directing them to a broad set of religious ethics.  He is calling them to follow Him. Continue reading “Catching Hearts Like Fish”

A Pastor’s Transformation

Pastor Jeremiah Steepek (pictured left) transformed himself into a homeless person and went to the 10,000 member church that he was to be introduced as the head pastor at that morning. He walked around his soon to be church for 30 minutes while it was filling with people for service, only 3 people out ofContinue reading “A Pastor’s Transformation”

What Are You Ashamed Of?

  “I am proud of the good news! It is God’s powerful way of saving all people who have faith, whether they are Jews or Gentiles.”    Romans 1:16, CEV  “For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first andContinue reading “What Are You Ashamed Of?”

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