Pre-Advent Thoughts

We are one week out from the beginning of the Advent season. Once I learned this word, Advent, I loved it. Here are the definitions.  -- the period beginning four Sundays before Christmas and observed by some Christians as a season of prayer and fasting -- the coming of Christ at the Incarnation -- not … Continue reading Pre-Advent Thoughts

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Join the Resistance (Lawlessness conclusion)

I had the honor to preach a message called "Join the Resistance." The scripture emphasis was from 1 Peter 5:6-11. Here it is in the English Standard Version. 6 Humble yourselves, therefore, under the mighty hand of God so that at the proper time he may exalt you, 7 casting all your anxieties on him, because he … Continue reading Join the Resistance (Lawlessness conclusion)

When We Are A Law Unto Ourselves

Proverbs 14:12 ESV - There is a way that seems right to a man, but its end is the way to death. 1 Timothy 1:18-20 ESV - 18) This charge I entrust to you, Timothy, my child, in accordance with the prophecies previously made about you, that by them you may wage the good warfare, 19) holding faith and a … Continue reading When We Are A Law Unto Ourselves

Lawlessness Revealing

We continue in our study of lawlessness, what it is and how to resist it through an awareness of its working in us. Let's review the principles of lawlessness. It must be acted out. There is a target audience for law to make aware of sin. The law is good. Sinners practice lawlessness. Lawlessness is … Continue reading Lawlessness Revealing

Lawlessness…some context

Relationship with the Lord happens on His terms. We come to saving faith at His invitation, and we agree to become new in Christ. We submit to thorough and life-altering processes, and trust His plan for our lives. We learn new ways to live, heal, cope, thrive, and progressively transform. There is no comparison between … Continue reading Lawlessness…some context