Month: August 2017

The Dungeon of Disappointment

August 27, 2017 [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/340022041″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] “The Lord will deliver me!” – 2 Timothy 4:5ff How can I handle life’s disappointments? Remember: God DISappoints my plan for His appointments! Recognize the road signs indicating “dungeon ahead!” Recognize the danger signs indicating denial. Challenge: Am I ready for my next mission trip …

The Man Who Came Out Ahead by Losing Everything

He was an old man now.  His body had been battered by the storms of life: Each wind leaving him more stooped; each flood eroding his vitality.  At one time he had it all.  He was born into a family of privilege.  He had the finest education available – His personal tutor was world-renown.  He …

Training for Life and Mission

August 20, 2017 [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/339166571″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] 2 Timothy 3:16-17 The Bible is standard equipment for our mission! We each have a mission we must be equipped for. The Bible is reliable and profitable for equipping us. Equipping for mission requires multi-level training. So What? Be thoroughly equipped! Now What? Start a …

The Bible Buffet

  The sign along the highway caught my eye.  It read: “Barney’s Bible Buffet. Take-outs on all orders!” Wondering at the sign, I decided to investigate. I followed the directions on the sign.  “Take a hard-left off Narrow Way onto Broadway.  Follow Broadway as long as it’s comfortable.  Take another left onto Easy Street.  Go …

Overcoming Our Comfort Zone

August 13, 2017   It is necessary to engage with others by entering their world. When we do, we discover God is already working. In presenting Jesus for their consideration, the Holy Spirit is able to open their eyes. God is revealing Jesus to individuals so that others can come to faith in Him also. …

Money Prison

August 6, 2017   Mark 10:17-31 You exit your money prison when you recognize Jesus and follow Him. You remain in your money prison when you try to follow Jesus and money. You don’t regret leaving your money prison when you realize the future Jesus promises. By Pastor David King