Family Minister (Page 4)

A Good Man

Luke 5:24 But that you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins”—he said to the man who was paralyzed—“I say to you, rise, pick up your bed and go home.” (ESV) Why would this man want to see Jesus? My assumption was the obvious state of his physical body. He…

LTC Weekend

Proverbs 22:6 Train up a child in the way he should go; even when he is old he will not depart from it. (ESV) Two weekends ago I had one of the greatest experiences ever along with a massive group of parents and volunteers. We traveled to Mobile for Leadership Training for Christ (LTC). Each…

Great Job!

Luke 17:10 “So you too, when you do all the things which are commanded you, say, ‘We are unworthy slaves; we have done only that which we ought to have done.’” (NASB) A few weeks ago, my wife went to see her family in California. She left me in charge of my two oldest children.…

My Favorite Verse Part 2

Micah 6:8 “He has told you, O man, what is good; And what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God? “(NASB) In my formative years, my sister was my Bible class teacher and made us memorize this verse. We didn’t have coloring…

Favorite Verse

Ecclesiastes 12:13-14 (NASB) 13“The conclusion, when all has been heard, is: fear God and keep His commandments, because this applies to every person. 14For God will bring every act to judgment, everything which is hidden, whether it is good or evil.” What is your favorite Bible verse? Do you have one? Or many? As you…

Remember This….

Romans 15:4 For everything that was written in the past was written to teach us, so that through the endurance taught in the Scriptures and the encouragement they provide we might have hope. (NIV) Do you know what happened in history on March 6? As I’m writing this article I’m also watching a show called,…

Nothing More To Add

1 John 1:5-10 5 This is the message we have heard from him and declare to you: God is light; in him there is no darkness at all. 6 If we claim to have fellowship with him and yet walk in the darkness, we lie and do not live out the truth. 7 But if…

Missions

Acts 13: 47 For so the Lord has commanded us, ‘I have placed You as a light for the Gentiles, that You may bring salvation to the end of the earth.’” 48 When the Gentiles heard this, they began rejoicing and glorifying the word of the Lord; and as many as had been appointed to…

Mission Work

Acts 20: 24 But I do not consider my life of any account as dear to myself, so that I may finish my course and the ministry which I received from the Lord Jesus, to testify solemnly of the gospel of the grace of God. (NASB) What does it mean to do mission work? A…

Fellowship

Hebrews 10:24 And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds, 25 not giving up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but encouraging one another—and all the more as you see the Day approaching. (NASB) I remember a conversation I had a while back…