Of all the resources the Lord has given you: giftings, talents, abilities, relationships, time, etc... money is actually the least important. Jesus didn't have much money on this earth; nor did Paul or the Apostles but they were used by the Lord to change the world! Money isn’t your limitation.
"I think a lot of well-intended preachers adopt a Snuggie Theology when they find themselves in churches of a few hundred people and discover an incredible pressure to grow. The attendance isn't what was hoped for, and the offerings are down. Before they know it has happened they gauge success not by their faithfulness to … Continue reading Snuggie Theology
The Lord must be the one that builds a ministry in numbers and that sustains the people involved. Except the LORD build the house, they labour in vain that build it: except the LORD keep the city, the watchman waketh but in vain. Psalms 127:1 (KJV) All Christians must remember that the Lord must be … Continue reading The Lord Must Be the One
Recently I heard a statement of application about the parable of the sower that I’d like to share. The seed, in the parable, — much is ‘wasted’ on those who won’t listen. That is a true summary of the parable if you know it. Much of the soil was not good and did not produce. … Continue reading Application of the Parable of the Sower
Be careful brother of isolating yourself with ‘no one can relate.’ I’d dare to say many can, just maybe from a different angle. We are meant to be a Body in Christ, despite and even with all the imperfections and failures our brokenness; we are redeemed along with other sinners broken and hopeless—who but for … Continue reading Comment: “No one can relate…”