Our Authors' Posts
- Some Benefits of Forgiveness
Barb plays the ending segment from Charlie Quillen's "Forgiveness - It Does A Body Good"
- Refresh and Renew with God's Word
The skills of rightly-dividing the Word of truth are perishable, they decline if we do not use them. Using them keeps God's Word fresh and alive in our minds.
- The Most Important Thing in Your Life
Nothing is bigger than salvation. Nothing. Salvation is our life! We are saved and will be with the Father forever! It cannot be overstated.
- The Common Faith
Jesus is the door, not the staircase. He is the door. We enter in and we are done. Then we have the common faith. We have true unity when you and I connect over this spiritual bond we both share.
- Charlie and Rita's Road Trip
Charlie and Rita share how God worked in their hearts to bless both their planning and their visits during their trip to Montana.
- Being More Than Conquerors Takes Endurance
Being More Than Conquerors Takes Endurance - it requires staying focused on God, and in your ability to prevail and conquer in all things. Especially when you are faced with adversity.
- Fellow Workers With God
As fellow workers with God, we all contribute our strengths and abilities to bless one another and make our fellowship the best. Charlie lays out our plan moving forward, where each of us may pick a week to teach and/or lead the fellowship. We then began setting up the calendar for the coming months.
- Change and Stability
Change can be good. It brings more stability with God in our life.
- The Battle For Your Mind
God's plan for us is victory. The adversary wants to corrupt our minds so we never see the victory. We must discipline our thinking to have victory in our lives.
- What Would Jesus Do?
We are to do the works of Jesus Christ, and greater - meaning in a larger number, because there are many of us doing his works today.
- Remember What God Has Done
God's Word encourages us to remember what God has done for us. Every night I try to remember what God did for me that day.
- The Account of Cornelius
This is a remarkable story if you know the history and culture behind it. It is a very unusual period in the Church, because up until this time there wasn't anybody in the Church except former Jews.
- Rise Up and Claim Victory
Hannah was childless and endured verbal attacks by Peninnah for years. What was it in her life that opened the floodgates so she could get the answer she needed? She rose up.
- Expectations of the Apostles
What did the apostles believe about Jesus Christ? And what did they expect to occur in the near future?
- Comfort and Joy
Jesus said the spirit the disciples received would be the encourager, the helper, the consoler, the comforter which would take his place. The spirit would do in the disciples what the Lord in the flesh could only do for them.
- Rejoicing Through Adversity
Paul rejoiced through adversity. He not only earned the right to say "Rejoice Always" - he taught it by example.
Philippians 4:4 is a direct directive from our Lord. We are to rejoice always. So let's be about our Father's business, shall we?
- How God Provides
How God provides. We can see God's provisional care for His people throughout history.
- How to Make Good Choices
There are plenty of choices we can make in life. Here is an entire list of what God wants us to dwell on.
- The Standard for Giving in the Age of Grace
The standard for giving today is "Every man according as he purposes in his heart." Usages of "tithe" in the New Testament show the tithe was part of the law that was done away with Jesus' sacrifice.
- Love Others as You Would Be Loved
We should not judge one another, but love one another. Jesus taught us how using a proverb and parables in the Sermon on the Mount.
- A House Built Upon a Rock
This is something we all have done. To build something implies intention. It takes work. It doesn't just happen. The cool thing is seeing that rock in action.
We become what we think about. What do you think about, focus on, in life? Sometimes we need to check ourselves.
- A Spiritual Tune-up
At least once a year we should do a spiritual tune-up to see how we are doing. John reviews 10 things you should promise yourself.
- Walking as Children of Light
A great frame of mind is necessary in your walk, a spiritual humility is necessary if you are going to keep the unity of the spirit in the bond of peace.
- Can You See the Promised Land?
The last two or three years we have been inundated with negatives. God takes care of the birds in the air, the lilies of the field, and He will take care of us.
- One Thing Have I Desired of the Lord
There is always something to learn about God and being peaceful while you wait for Him to answer your prayers.
- Walking Worthy While Speaking the Truth in Love
When we have a balanced walk we can carry a greater load and make an impact by speaking the truth in love.
- November's Full Sharing with Leesa
The fellowship shares what has been blessing them during the month of November.
- October's Full Sharing with Leesa
The fellowship shares what has been blessing them during the month of October.
- September's Full Sharing with Leesa
The fellowship shares what has been blessing them during the month of September.
- Love Your Neighbor
Love your neighbor. Jesus showed us EVERYONE is our neighbor. And we are to love our neighbor as ourselves.
- Receiving the Word
When we hear or read the Word we take heed to how we hear the Word. We want to gain understanding that bears fruit and glorifies our Father.
- Grace Conference Sharings
Hear what blessed our people at the Grace Conference in St. Augustine.
- All Spiritual Blessings
We have been given all spiritual blessings - every one! We are fully equipped. So now we want to develop our relationship with Him. This is where life counts!
- The Power of Our Words
God speaks what He wants to bring about. How do we release the power God has given us? With words. We speak it forth.
- Our Spiritual Perspective
Our spiritual perspective determines how we walk for God. Jesus walked powerfully because he saw things differently.
- The Father's Limitless Love
How much does our Dad love us? Let's try to count the ways. It is an amazing journey to realize that His love really knows no bounds. Love is not just something He does, it is Who He is, it is one of the defining characteristics of His very nature. God IS Love.
Because of Christ's accomplishments we have unlimited access to God and His grace. And He has access to do wonderful things for our lives.
- The Road to Emmaus
They were convinced their hope was gone. Not because they were stupid, because they were not applying their mind, without mental reflection.
- Study Night Part II
What do Focus, Exhortation, Godly Wisdom, and Good Ground have in common? Follow along as we search the Scriptures together.
- The Lord Is My Shepherd
Sometimes if we just slow down and think about what the Word is saying it can be very impacting. What God chose to emphasize in the 23rd Psalm is the relationship.
- The Birth of Jesus
We read of Jesus' birth and understand it differently from the people that lived back then. When an incident in the Bible proceeds in the usual, well-known, normal fashion, it is not written about in detail. We must piece together the details from many texts and writings and a study of the culture.
Jesus would have learned so much when he read how Samson stood alone and overcame by God's wisdom and strength.
- The Man Moses
Moses knew who he was and the stand he would take. He chose to live a godly life and became God's man.
- What God Is Willing To Do For Us 2
Not anything of all the good God spoke to Israel failed. If God did that Israel, don't you think He will do the same for His kids?
- One Day At A Time
We live life one day at a time. Daily we perform our vows. God is committed and faithful to His promises daily. We need to claim them daily.
Forgiveness is a conscious, deliberate effort to release feelings of resentment or vengeance towards someone, regardless of whether they actually deserve our forgiveness.
- Be a Giant Killer!
You can slay the giants in your life and walk in victory. Learn the keys you need from David's victory over Goliath.
- A Renewed Mind Recipe
This is not just positive thinking. Our moral compass is greater than that. It is set on spiritual things, knowing the greatness of God.
- Wisdom - Living in the Moment
When you stop and look at the moment you see things differently. What you have. Who you are with. You are happy, and God is Who He is. The moment, not the past, not the future, but that teeny tiny moment is for you to enjoy.
- The Benefit of Forgiveness
Love and forgiveness go hand in hand. If we cannot forgive someone in our life, we need to do that. Then we will be free to live, love, and forgive.
- Sprung from the Snare of the Fowler
There are those that work to ensnare Christians, but our God is greater and He brings absolute deliverance.
- The Covering of Prayer
God sees and covers all. There is not a moment in our lives when we are alone. He has a vantage point like no other. His ears are always open to our prayers. We know He hears us always.
- Take Control of Your Thoughts and Words
We want to take control of our thoughts and words and life so we win. We focus on what we want to see come to pass.
- The God Who Sees
God came to Hagar when she was alone and pregnant and in the middle of the desert. She named God "The God Who Sees Me." What does God see of us?