Salvation Roulette – Gambling with your Soul

salvationSalvation, or the acceptance of Jesus Christ as the Lord of our lives is a decision we will all be given the opportunity to make in this life. What makes the game of salvation roulette interesting is that we don’t know when our ability to choose Christ will be lost forever. Continue reading

Heart Problems: What will your X-Ray Reveal?

heartHeart problems in the vast majority of cases have to do with what we ingest. Heart disease is one of the leading killers in America today and sadly, many of these deaths are preventable.

When it comes to its spiritual parallel the bible says that out of the abundance of our hearts, our mouths will speak (Luke 6:45). Continue reading

Tragedy Remembered – The 10th Anniversary of the Hurricane Katrina Tragedy

tragedyTragedy, whether near or far marks our minds forever. Today is the 10th anniversary of the Hurricane Katrina tragedy.

Although 10 years has come and gone since the Hurricane Katrina tragedy, there are still residents who are displaced and homes that have yet to be rebuilt. As I sat and watched the documentary special on Hurricane Katrina yesterday, I marveled at the resiliency of the people of New Orleans. Continue reading

Lies that Kill, Steal and Destroy

liesLies are destructive, we all know that. We’ve all been deceived by smooth talking snake oil salesmen that have sold us a bill of goods, some of which may have been brothers or sisters in the Lord. Overt lies are rampant but in this article I want to talk about lies perpetrated through mental deceptions that we are all susceptible to, but don’t have to succumb to. Continue reading

Walking in the Anointing of the Spirit of God

walkingWalking in the anointing of the Spirit of God is whats necessary in these last days to win the lost. The anointing of God is an empowerment to do things that we cannot do in our own strength. As I speak about the anointing of God empowering us to do things we cannot do in our own strength, I’m not necessarily talking about the working of miracles or huge events taking place in our lives. I’m speaking of walking in an anointing for strength and power in our daily lives. Continue reading

Fighting the Good Fight of Faith is a Character Building Process

fighting the good fightFighting the good fight of faith is what the Christian is called upon to do. The fight is called the “good fight” because at the end of the battle we win.

However when you think about it, fighting the good fight can be applied to any battle we face in life if we’re committed and convicted enough to carry on fighting until the end. Continue reading

Financial Prosperity: An Alien Gospel…..Really?

God is Good…..


Those who are financially prosperous don’t play by the rules….they write the rule book…

Financial prosperity within the church has been a major stumbling block for some Christians for quite some time. Now, before I get started here I’m going to ask that you bear with me. I’ve blogged here at FaithsMessenger.Com for over 2 years now and I’ve never gotten on a soapbox for any cause or position. I’m about to ruin that perfect record. Continue reading

Empowered to do the Will of God in your Life

empoweredEmpowered people are anointed to do amazing things with very little effort. That fact alone can be very dangerous without the Spirit of God guiding the empowered person.

Each and every one of us has been empowered by God to serve in a certain capacity within the Body of Christ. Within that empowered vocation, position or assignment, we will find peace. Fulfillment and joy can be found when we find our purpose in life. Continue reading

Intimacy Beyond Measure – God’s Quest for Renewed Fellowship

intimacyIntimacy is something that the core being of man craves just as food is craved by the human body. The thirst for intimacy has caused many of us to make decisions that we will regret for the rest of our lives. Intimacy with man, as desired as it may be, will never compare to intimacy with our heavenly Father.

A Cool Sip of Intimacy

Last Saturday was the 4th of July. Since we live on the parade route, participating in the festivities is a given. Each year preparations for this 2 hour event begin a full week in advance. There are easy-ups to be gathered, tables and chairs to be cleaned, food to be purchased and prepared and invitations to be sent out. Continue reading