BBQ Smoke

BBQ Smoke

If you’re at all like me just the smell of hickory smoke from a BBQ makes me hungry! It takes me to a happy place where smoked pork shoulder and our special Slow Smoke BBQ sauce are in abundance. For you maybe it’s a family reunion. Tailgating before a pro…

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To Be A Disciple

To Be A Disciple

What does it mean to be a disciple? Many have read and been taught that Matthew 28:19 means to go witness to people. To go and share the gospel but this simply isn’t what Jesus commissioned His disciples to do in this verse. “Go, therefore, and make disciples of all…

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Water Baptism – What Was The Setting?

Water baptism is a subject that has split many through the years. Is sprinkling OK? What about full immersion, is that a requirement? Got Answers does a wonder job of explaining many of the aspects of water baptism – check it out at this link. Many describe water baptism as outward…

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Slow Down And Read

When asked, “how are you?”. Often our answer is, “good, how are you?”. But the truth is that we’re not well, for some reason. The oil needs changed in our vehicle. The deck needs fixed. Taxes are due. A friend, relative or you have a health issue. It’s common for…

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Yesterday’s Surrender

Since I cannot live on yesterday’s surrender to God, how/where will I surrender to Him today? Seriously ask yourself this question. Chances are that you know exactly where you need to surrender and submit. Wait, to surrender AND submit? What’s the difference between the two? In Isaiah, chapter 36, King…

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Plans

In speaking about goals Oswald Chambers says, “When you discern where the goal leads, you will understand why it is so necessary to keep “looking unto Jesus” (Hebrews 12:2)… My worth to God publicly is measured by what I really am in my private life. Is my primary goal in…

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As Yourself

The words “Love your neighbor as yourself” can be found in many verses throughout the Old and New Testament. Lev 19:18, Matt 19:19, 22:39, Mark 12:31, Rom 13:9, Gal 5:14 and James 2:8. As with all scripture we need to examine the surrounding verses to get the full context. Such…

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