It is commonplace now in the Western world to see people sporting rainbows—especially in the month of June, which in 2014 was declared by Barack Obama as LGBT Pride Month. In 2017, the popular Christian satire site The Babylon Bee, joked on June 2 that Google Celebrates Noahic Covenant, by changing the website’s logo “to a rainbow-themed design […]Read More The Rebellious Message of the Rainbow Pride Flag
“And they devoted themselves to the apostle’s teaching and the fellowship, to the breaking of bread and the prayers.” (Acts 2:42 ESV) In reading the New Testament, it is striking to see how simple the church was at its earliest. We can see this vividly in the second chapter of Acts, where it is described […]Read More Devotions of the Church: Acts 2:42
I recently attended a church meeting at which someone said, “I grew up in church, but didn’t know until my mid-twenties that you had to actually invite Jesus into your heart.” That is wrong. I have a tendency toward speaking too soon or jumping to conclusions, and so I didn’t say anything at the time. […]Read More Do we need to invite Jesus into our hearts?
The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few; therefore pray earnestly to the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest.Read More Pray For The Harvest
Don’t be of the world, commune in prayer, abide in His Word, preach the Gospel, and serve, “filling up what is lacking in Christ’s afflictions”—even unto death.Read More What can the Church do to change culture?
Don’t avoid having your hunger triggered when fasting—use your hunger to remind yourself why you’re fasting.Read More Why I Don’t Avoid Being Around Food While Fasting