Speaking Ability ≠ Effective Ministry

1 Corinthians 1: 1-5 "When I came to you, brothers, announcing the testimony of God to you, I did not come with brilliance of speech or wisdom.  For I didn’t think it was a good idea to know anything among you except Jesus Christ and Him crucified.  I came to you in weakness, in fear, and in much trembling. My speech and my proclamation … Continue reading Speaking Ability ≠ Effective Ministry

Are You In a Cult?

Bottom Line Up Front:  Cults of Christianity draw the focus away from the absolute center of true Christianity--the worship and obsession of Jesus Christ Himself.   When we think of cults we often think of weird people who are under some type of mind control of an eccentric leader who is manipulating them into behaving in … Continue reading Are You In a Cult?

What Should You Do About ______?

Matthew 3: 7-9 says "When he saw many of the Pharisees and Sadducees coming to the place of his baptism, he said to them, “Brood of vipers! Who warned you to flee from the coming wrath?  Therefore produce fruit consistent with  repentance. And don’t presume to say to yourselves, ‘We have Abraham as our father.’ For I tell you that God is … Continue reading What Should You Do About ______?