What is Beautiful at the Beautiful Gate?
January 18th, 2022
After this encounter, this man’s life did not just become a reflection of the name of the gate he had sat at for several years of his life. Rather, his life became a reflection of the goodness of the ...
January 11th, 2022
It is in that time of waiting what seems like forever for promises to come to pass, that we find it so easy to give up hope and give up faith that we will see things start to happen. It feels so easy ...
Potential in the Process
December 28th, 2021
Melody Lesmeister - Worship Arts Pastor Great things start in seed form. A mighty oak begins with a seed. A magnificent tree doesn’t sprout overnight. However, stored within something so vulnerable as...
BRINGING WHO YOU ARE TO THE KING
December 21st, 2021
Christmas - it’s more than a time of trees adorned with lights, ornaments on the tree and pretty decorations everywhere you go. More than just sweets and stores lined with new things. For many, it hol...
December 6th, 2021
Notice particularly where Paul said, “…the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God.” This word “word” is the Greek word rhema, which refers to a specific, quickened word. In order to have a swor...
November 30th, 2021
“Huh? You want me to go back over there?” – as usual, I thought God must be crazy because He KNOWS I don’t like bugs. Not one bit. I wondered if it finally happened - God must have cracked! Right? Bu...
DANGER OF DAMAGED FILTERS
November 22nd, 2021
We often can’t recognize our need for a filter change, cause we’re too consumed with justifying or protecting ourselves. I had to humble myself, ask for Papas discernment & correction & get sober abou...
IN EVERYTHING GIVE THANKS
November 16th, 2021
To be thankful does not mean you pretend that things aren’t difficult. It is important that you are kind to yourself, and that you give yourself permission to actually feel and walk through pain and l...
A NEW KIND OF WARRIOR
November 1st, 2021
I’m learning that the very best things in my life have come from the most broken and painful times. How can this be? I feel like my life has been shredded. My heart broken too many times.. but the Lor...
STABILITY IN UNCERTAIN TIMES
October 25th, 2021
[Remember.] ME WHO dwells in the secret place of the Most High shall remain stable and fixed. God knew there would be chaos and stress in our lives but He has also given us a way to have stabilit...
LIFT HIM UP - CHANGE THE WORLD
October 18th, 2021
Do you want to see change in the world? Do you want to see people come to a saving knowledge of Jesus Christ? A wise man once said to me, “You can protest and picket all you want, but until the heart ...
Embracing The Holy Spirit's Conviction
October 4th, 2021
When the Holy Spirit convicts you of something wrong, it means God wants you to make it right. When we acknowledge our shortfalls before God, there is nothing shameful about it. Rather, it opens the d...