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

Take A Seat

And God raised us up with Christ and seated us with him in the heavenly realms in Christ Jesus Ephesians 2:6 So many times I’ve just read over this page in my Bible, covered in highlighter and penned notes, but not given any renewed attention to this verse.  Paul makes a statement here that is … 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 Road Less Taken

While riding through traffic last week, I suddenly became aware that everyone around me (including myself) had somewhere they were going and knew exactly how to get there. I’m sure everyone didn’t know where they were going and the whole purpose of being in a car on the road is obviously to go somewhere (duh), … Continue reading