When the Pressure is On!
August 15, 2021 • John Anderson • 2 Corinthians 1:8–10
Although we do all we can to avoid them, all of us need the pressures of life. They drive us to God, keep us tender and dependent upon our Heavenly Father. Here’s some advice from the Apostle Paul on what to do when the cares of life are pressing in on us. He knew what he was talking about!
Don’t Put a Period Where God Put a Pause
January 10, 2021 • John Anderson
Are you a conduit for the gospel? Are you a risk taker for God and His purposes in this world? So often we are prone to disconnect God’s blessing in our lives from God’s purpose for our lives. Everything you have been given is to be used to share the love and salvation of God with those around you. You’re blessed to be a blessing!
Don't Waste Your Life!
December 27, 2020 • John Anderson
In light of all that Jesus has done for us (incarnation, humiliation, crucifixion, resurrection, ascension, exaltation), we should have a “whole life” response to God’s Word and His will. Let’s be “working out” our salvation in fear and trembling, not wasting the precious life God has given us!
What Is Your Story?
December 20, 2020 • John Anderson
Matthew begins his gospel with the genealogy of Jesus Christ, and within it are some folks that you and I may not have included in the list - people with questionable pasts, acts of transgression against God’s laws, and individuals we wouldn’t think appropriate for the line of the Son of God. But in each case we see the grace of God and the hand of God working things out for their good and His glory. Today He is still doing the same. What is your story?
A Most Unusual Gift
December 9, 2020 • John Anderson
The Apostle Paul was a privileged and effective servant of the Lord, but God gave him a “gift” to keep him humble, to keep him grounded. What was this unusual gift? Does God give us gifts of this kind today? Here’s a biblical perspective about our trials and troubles and how God uses them to perfect us.