If God is Sovereign Why Pray?

If God is Sovereign why pray? If God does all that he wills, do our prayers actually matter? When we become true...
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The Adoption Process

Two and a half years into the adoption process we finally received a referral for a 2-year-old girl from Kyrgyzstan....
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Spiritual Gifts

If you ever observed the construction project of a tall building being erected in the heart of a city, you quickly...
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Church Worship, Part 2

In part 1, we were introduced to the idea that God reveals/initiates and only then we respond. That has been a consistent pattern in the whole Bible. Our worship service should be filled with the revelation of God's glory and His glorious will and only then can we...

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Church Worship, Part 1

The Bible is undoubtedly clear on the tremendous value and importance of church services to our Christian growth. In Hebrews we read: “let us consider how to stir up one another to love and good works, not neglecting to meet together, as is the habit of some, but...

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Why Does Evil Exist?

Most people will agree that there is definitely something wrong with our world. Our world is permeated with suffering, hardships and pain. We are faced with horrific tragedies, bloody mass killings of innocent people, heartless abortions of sweet little babies, and...

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Fading Fatherhood

Fatherhood is a lost jewel in our society. The concept and the importance of fatherhood is evaporating faster then the steam from a cup of boiling hot tea. No one is standing on the street corner in our culture shouting “we are losing it, we are losing a foundational...

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Free or Not Free- That is the Question?

“….so if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed” - John 8:36   F Skinner, a modern behavioral psychologist, claims that human behavior is completely controlled by genetic and environmental factors. In other words, our will or choices are determined by...

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Anxiety and God

"Humble yourselves, therefore, under the mighty hand of God so that at the proper time he may exalt you, casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you.” - 1 Peter 5:6-7   We all live in a busy, hectic, crazy world. Our lives are full of...

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Good News of Great Joy

"And the angel said to them, 'Fear not, for behold, I bring you good news of great joy that will be for all the people.’” - Luke 2:10 Think about the shepherds in the nativity scene. These were ordinary men, nothing profound or unique about them, with a lowly, common...

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Are You Robbing God?

“For from him and through him and to him are all things. To him be glory forever. Amen”   - Romans 11:36   Are you robbing God of his glory?    Have you ever thought that you might be robbing God of his glory? The primary goal of your salvation is to bring...

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