FAITH AND FOCUS: The Potential of Faith

“By faith we understand that the worlds were framed by the word of God, so that the things which are seen were not made of things which are visible.” Hebrews 11:3 (NKJV) Our heavenly Father is a faith God. What He sees does not affect Him.  Instead, God speaks into being what He desires. “In … Read more

Patriotism and Hope for Our Nation

Patriotism seems to be on the decline in the United States today.  Tearing down America has become something of a verbal sport, where the people who find clever and unique ways to insult our nation, its leaders and its people, are rewarded with attention and waves of agreement.  The 24 hour news cycle seems to … Read more

The Abundant Life: Faith To Live It

We receive everything from God by faith through grace. Our salvation, the Holy Spirit and all of His blessings come to us when we believe and speak. When we push past our doubts, preconceived ideas, fears, and trust our Heavenly Father, we will see His will happen in and through us. “Faith assures us of … Read more

A New Kingdom: Foreign Currency

Any of us who have ever been to a foreign country know that the U.S. Dollar is not accepted everywhere. We can’t just walk into any restaurant or clothing store overseas and hand the clerk a twenty dollar bill expecting them to receive it. We will most likely run into complications, or be blatantly turned … Read more

Ministry at Angelus Temple, Church of the Dream Center

"Thinking Right" Message at Angelus Temple, church home of the Dream Center in Los Angeles, CA on Thursday, February 9 I thoroughly enjoyed my time at Angelus Temple and with Pastors Matthew and Caroline Barnett.  What an incredible church led by amazing Pastors.  The ministry they do in the city of Los Angeles is phenomenal.  ... Read more

New Beginnings – Radical Faith

Hebrews chapter eleven describes people from the Old Testament who radically trusted God – they had radical faith. The chapter says again and again it was by faith they saw God do amazing things. All of their stories have a similarity though; God wanted to do a new thing for and through all of them. … Read more

New Beginnings: Self-Control

We all love new beginnings, self-control, however is not always our favorite aspect of life. Starting something new always excites and energizes us. The only thing more exciting than starting something new with a specific goal in mind is actually reaching that goal. One thing we will absolutely need to reach our finish line is … Read more

Understanding Grace

If we’re going to understand our Father and have a meaningful relationship with Him we need to understand grace. Grace is one of the cornerstones of God’s character. It’s His grace that saves us, that makes us new creations. It’s by His grace that we are adopted into His family.  His grace is what makes … Read more

How To Please Our Heavenly Father

All children want to please their parents. Not only do children want to please their parents, they want their love, approval and even their discipline. As children of God we want the same thing from Him. We desire to please God. His Word shows us that there is only one way to do this. “You … Read more

Adopted by God

If God is our Father, then that makes us His sons and daughters. However, we weren’t naturally born into His family. He adopted us. Our being adopted was made possible by the death, burial, resurrection and ascension of Jesus Christ. We are now able to find complete satisfaction and fulfillment in our Heavenly Father. “For … Read more

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