To see people find true community and live their lives together everyday for Jesus Christ by encouraging, studying, and serving together in a consistent manner.
We’ve shifted our focus from character development to skill development. The result is our kids are hyperactive with their schedules and under developed in their maturity. #UnderPressure
We want our kids to feel blessed, but if we aren’t careful, if we excessively give them what they want we teach them that happiness is tied to material possessions. You can give too much and cause problems for your child. #UnderPressure
Our job as parents is to prepare our kids for the responsibilities and realities of life and that can be diminished if we try to protect them from everything. #UnderPressure
God wants us to enjoy our children. But God also gives us the responsibility of passing faith on to them. This should be a high priority. #UnderPressure
If we don’t call sin, sin, we miss an opportunity to receive complete forgiveness. If we humbly admit that we have indeed screwed up, we now can receive glorious grace. But we first must recognize it, then confess it to Jesus, then repent of it and then receive forgiveness!
Ps 119:111-112 Your laws are my treasure; they are my heart’s delight. I am determined to keep your decrees to the very end. Is God's Word your treasure? Your delight? Does it have your passion, your focus? Be determined today to partake of God's incredible treasure - His Word.
God commands us to gather in worship because He knows we are fickle and easily distracted. He knows we forget our need of Him and that we deceive ourselves. He calls us to gather to be in His glory and presence and to be reminded of His goodness and grace.
We’ve shifted our primary focus from character development to skill development. The result is our kids are hyperactive with their schedules and under developed in their maturity.
Generosity is not something God wants from us as much as something He wants for us.