1. Our Bright Future
    02 Jan, 2018
    Our Bright Future
    Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! According to his great mercy, he has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, to an inheritance that is imperishable, undefiled, and unfading, kept in heaven for you, who by God's power are being guarded through faith for a salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.  1 Peter 1:3 I was reminded today of Timbuk3's 1986 hit, "The Future's So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades."  The
  2. Sharing the Glory
    14 Feb, 2017
    Sharing the Glory
    The Spirit himself bears witness with our spirit that we are children of God, and if children, then heirs-- heirs of God and fellow heirs with Christ, provided we suffer with him in order that we may also be glorified with him.  Romans 8:16-17 Maybe you've heard some of the buzz about the recent Grammy Awards.  Adele took home five Grammys including best album of the year.  But in her acceptance speech for that award, she drew attention to Beyoncé.  Here's what she said . . .    But I can’t
  3. The Good News of Our Inheritance in Christ
    28 Oct, 2016
    The Good News of Our Inheritance in Christ
    Ask of me, and I will make the nations your heritage, and the ends of the earth your possession.  Psalm 2:8 Wanna hear some extraordinarily good news? Psalm 2 ultimately points to Jesus.  God the Father promises the nations as Jesus' inheritance.  The very ends of the earth will be his possession. In Revelation we find out a little bit about what this looks like . . . In Revelation 5, Jesus is declared worthy because of what he had done.  Listen carefully to what the song of heaven says