How connected to God are you as a Christian?

In my devotional this morning I was inspired by the content that Oswald Chambers put forth. He addresses an issue that is not discussed as much as it should be in the Christian world today. Chambers addressed the topic of how to get more connected with God. I paraphrased a few of my thoughts while reading … Read moreHow connected to God are you as a Christian?

Book Review : The Gospel & Personal Evangelism @9MarksOnline

  Why don’t we evangelize? What is the gospel? Who should evangelize? What is evangelism? Why should we evangelize? Mark Dever’s book, The Gospel And Personal Evangelism, seeks to answer all of these basic questions about evangelism for the common Christian. In today’s Christian culture, evangelism has fallen by the wayside in terms of priority … Read moreBook Review : The Gospel & Personal Evangelism @9MarksOnline

Revelation 5:6-14 (Part 2 of 2) – Who is worthy to open the scroll and break the seals?

[5:1] Then I saw in the right hand of him who was seated on the throne a scroll written within and on the back, sealed with seven seals. [2] And I saw a mighty angel proclaiming with a loud voice, “Who is worthy to open the scroll and break its seals?” [3] And no one in heaven or … Read moreRevelation 5:6-14 (Part 2 of 2) – Who is worthy to open the scroll and break the seals?

Revelation 5:1-5 (Part 1 of 2) – What is the Scroll?

As I read through Revelation, I am continually amazed about how much the book is revealing to me. I have read through it before and I felt like I had a pretty good grasp on it but it seems that God is just trying to show me how much I don’t know through this.   … Read moreRevelation 5:1-5 (Part 1 of 2) – What is the Scroll?

Revelation 4- Holy, Holy, Holy

After this I looked, and behold, a door standing open in heaven! And the first voice, which I had heard speaking to me like a trumpet, said, “Come up here, and I will show you what must take place after this.” At once I was in the Spirit, and behold, a throne stood in heaven, … Read moreRevelation 4- Holy, Holy, Holy

Revelation 3 – I know your works: you are neither cold nor hot.

#Revelation 3 – I know your works: you are neither cold nor hot.  [14] “And to the angel of the church in Laodicea write: ‘The words of the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the beginning of God’s creation. [15] “‘I know your works: you are neither cold nor hot. Would that you were either cold or … Read moreRevelation 3 – I know your works: you are neither cold nor hot.

Revelation 2 – You have lost your first love

Revelation 2 today brought some interesting thoughts to mind especially for those in ministry. [2:1] “To the angel of the church in Ephesus write: ‘The words of him who holds the seven stars in his right hand, who walks among the seven golden lampstands. [2] “‘I know your works, your toil and your patient endurance, and how … Read moreRevelation 2 – You have lost your first love

Revelation 1 – I fell at his feet as though dead

I was reading through Revelation 1 today and I came across a verse that struck me and thought I would share some thoughts. [12] Then I turned to see the voice that was speaking to me, and on turning I saw seven golden lampstands, [13] and in the midst of the lampstands one like a … Read moreRevelation 1 – I fell at his feet as though dead