The Trellis: Explained

If you read my first post on this topic, you’re probably wondering how exactly the Church relates to grape vines and how it’s essential to bearing genuine, John 15 fruit. First of all, notice I have always used a capital ‘C’ in the word Church. This means I am referring to the body of believers … Continue reading

Follow the Leader

One day as Jesus was standing by the Lake of Gennesaret, the people were crowding around him and listening to the word of God. He saw at the water’s edge two boats, left there by the fishermen, who were washing their nets. He got into one of the boats, the one belonging to Simon, and … Continue reading

A REAL Man of Integrity

INTEGRITY [in-teg-ri-tee], -n. Adherence to moral and ethical principles; soundness of moral character; honesty The state of being whole, entire, undiminished Integrity is a word we all know and have probably been taught by our parents and teachers how to apply to our lives. We are meant to be honest, reliable, trustworthy, sincere, honorable. Men … Continue reading

The Fighting Temptations Part 3: The Mountain

5Then the devil took him to the holy city and had him stand on the highest point of the temple. 6“If you are the Son of God,” he said, “throw yourself down. For it is written: “‘He will command his angels concerning you, and they will lift you up in their hands, so that you … Continue reading

The Fighting Temptations Part 2 – The Bread

In the first part of this series, I outlined how to view temptation and the true reason for it. If you haven’t read it yet, I’d urge you to have a quick look as it really sets up what I want to say with this message. Before I dive into the areas Jesus was tempted … Continue reading