Restoring Worship

There is an interesting twist I can’t wait to share tomorrow as our series on the book of Nehemiah continues this week with “Restoring Worship”. Hope to see you at Crossroadz Christian Church!  Service starts at 9:00 am...

Trust Jesus

In my mind, faith, hope, and trust go hand-in-hand.  After all, you can’t have faith in something you don’t trust.  I’m not going to sit in that broken chair because I have no faith that it will support me. Yet Scripture reveals that faith is...

Joy found in Trust

Joy is a precious fruit of the Holy Spirit that we need in order to survive. It is like a bulldozer that can plow through the rough valleys that attempt to keep us from enjoying life. Unlike faith, joy is an emotion. However, when you...

Run with Repentance

One of the Hebrew words meaning “repentance” is nacham נָחַם (Strong’s #5162).  Nacham means: to feel sorrow, to be sorry but it also means: to comfort, console, extend compassion.  We see this word in the beloved Psalm 23:4 “…Thy rod and thy staff they comfort...

Jesus’ Joy

“Looking unto Jesus, the author and finisher of our faith, who for the joy that was set before Him endured the cross, despising the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.”  (Hebrews 12:2) It's remarkable to consider that we...

Your Joy

Make HIM your strength today. “The joy of the LORD is your strength.”  (Nehemiah 8:10b) ...

July Manna

We have been going through the book of Nehemiah at our church and when I got to this portion of the text, I asked the Lord why Nehemiah told the people of God not to sorrow.  After all, when the Word of God discovers the...

Hope!

“You are my hiding place and my shield; I hope in Your word.” (Psalm 119:114) When we hope in God we hope in His word. When we hope in His Word we hope in Jesus, the Word of God made flesh.  Amen and Amen...

The JOY of Your Salvation

“…For the joy of the LORD is your strength.”  Nehemiah 8:10 What does our nation’s freedom and liberty have in common with Nehemiah 8??  Come find out as our series, “Home Improvement” continues this week with “Restoring the JOY of our Salvation.” Service starts at 9:00.  Hope...

Held in God’s Arms

“And she will bring forth a Son, and you shall call His name Jesus, for He will save His people from their sins." (Matthew 1:21) Jesus was born in the very flesh we are wrapped in to save us from the very flesh we are wrapped...