May 9, 2016

So, we’re two weeks out from the close of this current session. But here’s the reality: many women will finish the session the same way they started, maybe even worse. However, there will be some for whom that’s not the case. Some will have grown in Christ. Their Bible study caused a shift in their hearts that resulted in a change in attitude or something shifted in their heads, moving them away fromRead More

May 2, 2016

One of the scariest words in the Bible is apostasy, which can be understood as a slow fade. It basically means to “go in reverse.” That means you could be facing the Cross, but are actually walking backwards away from it. The Bible has lots of warnings and prophecies about apostasy, even though we don’t hear much about it in our pop Christian culture. We hear tons and tons about grace, forgiveness, grace, mercy, grace, Jesus-rescue-me, grace, Jesus-mend-me, grace, Jesus-deliver-me, grace, Jesus-take-me-to-Heaven, grace…but not a whole lot warning against apostasy. That’s truly frightening sinceRead More

April 25, 2016

There have always been “walls” that divide us as people. We seem to love our little Babel builds that make us feel secure, but also keep us separate. The Apostle Paul said Jesus came to break down our “walls” by His death and resurrection, which allow everyone who truly believes entrance into something Jesus called the Kingdom of God. This Kingdom transcends age, ethnicity, culture, religion and tradition, but we all know the history. It didn’t take much time before peopleRead More