Christian Living

How Do I Keep In Step With The Spirit?

Without the Holy Spirit, it’s impossible to be a Christian. We know that faith in Christ is the non-negotiable means for salvation. Similarly, faith in the indwelling of the Holy Spirit as the essential provision for sanctification, is required. However, if having the Holy Spirit was all that was required, much of the New Testament…

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Righteousness: It’s the goal for every Christian

Rigtheousness: It’s the goal for every Christian. How do we reach that goal? What resources do we have to help us be successful? Key verse: For through the Spirit, by faith, we ourselves eagerly wait for the hope of righteousness. For in Christ neither circumcision nor uncircumcision counts for anything, but only faith working through…

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Galatians Bible Study

  Audio Transcript Introduction to Galatians Welcome to my office, well actually it’s not mine, it belongs to my church – but it is the office I work from. So it’s nice to have you join me here. If you are getting this video by email, it means that you subscribed to my newsletter from…

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Devote Yourself To Prayer

Woman praying

This morning I read Colossians 4:2. Paul exhorted, Devote yourself to prayer, being watchful and thankful. I wanna know, just how does a mom of 5 young kids, a single parent, college student, or full-time working father, HOW DO I do this? How’s your prayer life? Mine sucks, so no judgment from me. I want…

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Are you good enough to go to Heaven?

Are you Good Enough to go to Heaven

We’re all born with this profound sense: there’s more to life than we can see. Heaven! Most people ascribe to the theory, if you do enough good in life, heaven is your reward. That begs my question: “are YOU good ENOUGH to go to Heaven?” A Place Called Heaven: The Bible assures, Heaven’s as real…

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If I could speak to fathers, here’s what I’d say

I’ve thought a lot about this day, Father’s Day, that is. Especially this year. I have some things burning in my heart. If I could speak to fathers, here’s what I’d say. I’d say, Be on the alert It’s not surprising that fathers are under attack. The enemy is on the prowl looking to devour…

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Giving Up vs Surrendered? How you can tell the difference.

Do you ever feel like your life is spiralling out of control? I see you rolling your eyes. You’re like, “EVER? How ’bout always???” This is real-time for me, so I get it. In the last few months I’ve uttered the words, “I GIVE UP!” more times than I can count. The Bible reminds us,…

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Why you NEED to praise God

Christian Women Conference Speaker Donna Lowe

Perhaps you’ve never thought of praise as a need. After all, God doesn’t need you to tell Him He’s great, does He? Of course not. Here’s why you need to praise God. When you need to praise God There are those times when the warmth of the sun melts my heart. There are days when…

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You’ve decided to follow Jesus. Now what?

Following Jesus

You’ve decided to follow Jesus. Now what? Best decision you’ve ever made, btw! But, no one instinctively knows the next steps. There are some practical first steps you can follow. Follow Jesus to a healthy church To go on living as before would be counter-productive. You need sound teaching. Aside from your decision to follow…

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Repent To Be Saved

People often ask, “what do I have to do to be saved”? The short answer often given by Christians is simply to “believe in Jesus Christ”. While that statement is true, it’s incomplete. One must repent to be saved. Repentance is salvation’s missing link It’s taught over 500 times in scripture, and illustrated in many…

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