1. Itching Ear Syndrome
    24 Oct, 2018
    Itching Ear Syndrome
    For the time is coming when people will not endure sound teaching, but having itching ears they will accumulate for themselves teachers to suit their own passions, and will turn away from listening to the truth and wander off into myths.  2 Timothy 4:3-4 Recently, I've been thinking about how the itching ears syndrome is really running rampant among us. If we have itching ears, we want to hear a certain type of message from others.  One that suits our own passions . . . even if that message
  2. Watch Out
    07 Sep, 2018
    Watch Out
    I appeal to you, brothers, to watch out for those who cause divisions and create obstacles contrary to the doctrine that you have been taught; avoid them.  For such persons do not serve our Lord Christ, but their own appetites, and by smooth talk and flattery they deceive the hearts of the naive.  Romans 16:17-18 As followers of Christ, we are called to love others the way we have been loved by our God. I hope every single one of us understands that truth. If not, we need to go back to the
  3. Truth Vs. Lies
    24 Jul, 2018
    Truth Vs. Lies
    You are of your father the devil, and your will is to do your father's desires. He was a murderer from the beginning, and does not stand in the truth, because there is no truth in him. When he lies, he speaks out of his own character, for he is a liar and the father of lies. John 8:44 As I think about this passage this morning, I can't help but see how it is striking for several reasons. First, these are the words of Jesus!  That's right.  Gentle Jesus, meek and mild said these words.