Put on the Whole Armor of God (Part 2)

In our moment by moment struggle (warfare) against our powerful adversaries (the world, the flesh, and the Devil), God has called us to stand firm, trusting in the great Captain of our salvation, our Lord Jesus Christ (Hebrews 2:10). Furthermore, He has promised to be always with us and has provided all that we need,… Read More ›

Put on the Whole Armor of God (Part 1)

In our moment by moment struggle (warfare) against our powerful adversaries (the world, the flesh, and the Devil), God has called us to stand firm, trusting in the great Captain of our salvation, our Lord Jesus Christ (Hebrews 2:10). Furthermore, He has promised to be always with us and has provided all that we need,… Read More ›

A Call to Arms

The Apostle Paul sounds the trumpet blast of warning that we are at war. We face many enemies, including those who we cannot see and yet are far stronger than we can imagine. It is critical for our survival that we are aware and that we prepare for battle. Here are three main points of a… Read More ›

Serving the Lord Jesus Christ

In the late 1970’s, Bob Dylan sang “You’re gonna have to serve somebody. Well, it may be the devil or it may be the Lord.” He was right, serving someone is inescapable. What matters is who, why, and how you serve. Your identity and destiny are tied to the one you serve. So who do… Read More ›

Walking in the Fear of the Lord

As those who trust in Christ alone for salvation, we are called to walk worthy of what He has done for us. In contrast to the rebellious world, we are called to walk accurately (Ephesians 5:15) according to God’s will revealed through His holy Word. This is accomplished under the controlling influence of the Holy… Read More ›

Walking in the Spirit

Jesus Christ is the wisdom of God (1 Cor. 1:24, 30) and in wisdom He has provided for us all things necessary for life and godliness (2 Peter 1:3). This includes wisdom from above (James 3:17-18) and the ever present and active Holy Spirit of God. Our salvation from sin and death is His gracious… Read More ›

Walking as Children of Light

Jesus Christ is the light that shines in the darkness of this world, and that darkness does not comprehend or overcome Him (John 1:5). Praise God the Father that through His infinite love and mercy He has delivered us from the power of darkness and conveyed us into the kingdom of the Son of His… Read More ›