The Deception of a Roar

deceptionDeception is a cheap trick of the enemy. Deception is a lie. No one enjoys being deceived. On the contrary, God’s Word is the truth. God’s Word is our shield. God’s Word is our deliverance. God’s Word is our concealment. God’s Word sustains us as we live and move throughout each day. Continue reading

Mind Control: Maintaining your Home Field Advantage

mindMind control. When most people hear that term a flood of negative thoughts rush in. But in actuality, the bible gives us very explicit details of the types of things we as Christians should keep our minds fixed on. Continue reading

Threesomes aren’t allowed in the Kingdom of God

threesomesThreesomes aren’t looked upon very favorably by God. God expects us to have a monogamous relationship with him. Yes, we all know that we cannot serve two masters, but I want to talk about the concept of threesomes in a little different light than what we’re used to hearing. Continue reading

Jesus – A Man of Means or Homeless Savior?

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Was Jesus a man of means, or was He a homeless Savior? Jesus came to redeem mankind. Christians all over the world can agree on that fact as well as many other basic biblical principles. However there are some areas of thought that have caused schisms within the church for years. Continue reading

Rewards, Honor and Treasure laid up in Heaven

rewardsRewards aren’t given to those who don’t work for them. Depending upon the context, sometimes many years of hard work go into a job, project or a sport before rewards are doled out for accomplishments in a particular arena. Continue reading

Prayer: Cooking in the Kitchen alongside the MasterChef

prayerPrayer is something that is extremely personal for each of us. As parents, just as the relationship we have with each one of our children is different, so it is with our relationships with our Heavenly Father and the way we choose to communicate with Him. Continue reading

Walking in the Spirit: Seeing through the Fog that surrounds us

walking in the spiritWalking in the Spirit is having a clear and present awareness of the presence of the Spirit of God in our lives. Walking in the Spirit is having our senses in tune with what’s happening in the spiritual realm which surrounds us more than in the physical realm in which we live. Continue reading

Avoiding Controversy – Walking in Peter’s Shoes

avoiding controversyAvoiding controversy, at face value, seems like something that every Christian should pursue at all costs. However when avoiding controversy causes us to compromise what we believe and deny the truths that God has revealed to us in His Word, it may be time to re-evaluate our commitment to that which we say we believe. Continue reading

Iron Man did the Work, not Tony Stark

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Iron Man was bullet proof. Iron Man had super strength. Iron Man could fly. Tony Stark couldn’t do any of the above. Tony Stark was merely a man who was clothed in an Iron Man suit. The power in which a powerless Tony Stark was endowed with was in the Iron Man suit which he had on.

Tony Stark uttered the words “I am Iron Man” in the final scenes of the first movie but actually that phrase is incorrect. Tony Stark had no power at all.

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