Gentleness is not Weakness, it’s Strength

“Let your gentleness be evident to all.” Philippians 4:5 The Bible is replete with commands for us to be gentle. I know some people who have a lot of gentleness. And these are the people whom I admire the most. This is because gentleness doesn’t come very naturally to...

Let The Children Come

I believe Martin Luther King Jr said the most segregated time of the week is Sunday at 11am. He was referring to the racial divide in the churches.  This was and may still be a problem.  But I want to consider here another segregation that continues in our churches at...

Come, Let Us Worship: To Please God

“Come, let us worship and bow down, Let us kneel before the LORD our Maker.“ Psalm 95:6   The annual G3 Conference for 2020 wrapped up January 18 in Atlanta.  The Conference theme of “Worship” produced soul-stirring sermons and Scripture-rich teaching from the...

What is True Worship?

There is one event a year that I get head-over-heels excited about. While I love holidays and vacations – I am so much more excited about attending the G3 Convention than going anywhere else. This year, the focus of the convention is on Worship. Since Striving for...

Come, Let Us Worship: To Whom Shall We Go?

“Come, let us worship and bow down, Let us kneel before the LORD our Maker.“ Psalm 95:6 “This is how we distinguish true religion from superstition: when the Word of God directs us, there is true religion; but when each man follows his own opinion, or when men join...

It’s a New Year

New Year’s Resolutions A couple of days ago, we entered into a brand-new year. It’s the start of a new decade. For some, this is a hopeful season. These people are filled to the brim with News Years Resolutions, building new healthy habits, and excited to see what...

Let Truth Drive The Emotion Bus

“Don’t come to church for an emotional experience. Come to church for the truth.” Robert Godfrey An Emotional Experience Should We come to church for and emotional experience?  Can we be emotional at church? Of course, we can be emotional at church. ...

Come, Let Us Worship: Resolved, To Live Is Christ

“Come, let us worship and bow down, Let us kneel before the LORD our Maker.“ Psalm 95:6 In 1971, on her debut album titled “I Don’t Know How To Love Him,” Australian pop vocalist Helen Reddy wailed a tune that would become the anthem of the feminist movement.  The...

Come, Let Us Worship: King of Kings, Lord of Lords

“Come, let us worship and bow down, Let us kneel before the LORD our Maker.“ Psalm 95:6 “Joseph, son of David, do not be afraid to take Mary as your wife; for the Child who has been conceived in her is of the Holy Spirit.  She will bear a Son; and you shall call His...