Entries by elizabeth

The Line in Time

If you have been watching the news… If you have been chatting with people…. You are well aware of the fact that people are finding the Christmas season has become a time when people are emotionally exhausted and seriously spread too thin The additional activities and events added to an already very busy life The […]

THINKING OUT LOUD – About The Church

The Church – is God’s people gathered together God’s people – born again believers / disciples The Church – is empowered to be a witness Acts 1:8 … “you shall receive power and be My witnesses…” The Church – is here to complete the task Jesus began Luke 19:10; Matthew 28:19-20 The Church – is […]

A Daring Adventure

Part One – Follow the Holy Spirit Helen Keller who was born in 1880 both deaf and blind was an American author, political activist, and lecturer. She was the first deaf-blind person to earn a bachelor of arts degree. She was made famous by the movie “The Miracle Worker” She wrote: “Life is either a […]

The Church – Organic or Institutional

I can’t remember how often I have said, “The Church is an organism and not an organization. Yet, although we are an organism, we can still have some structure and organization as needed.” When a baby is conceived there is no structure – just life. And, it is the lift that is important and eternal. […]

Personal Reflections – The Church

God, our heavenly Father is after a people who live for one purpose – His ultimate passion. These are people of faith who do not feel that they are special or elite in any sense. They understand that without Jesus they are nothing and can accomplish nothing of any eternal significance. However, these people do […]

The Rapture

The Rapture In Matthew, Chapter 24 we read of the “Great Distress” that will come upon the earth in the latter days This will be a time of … A great falling away of believers as Jesus states that “the love of many will grow cold.” The word “love” here in the original language is […]

Misplacing (Replacing) Jesus 

Summary: You don’t know you misplaced something until you need it. Have you taken your fellowship with Jesus for granted? Have you ever misplaced something? You knew you hadn’t lost it, you just could not find it. Maybe it was your wallet, a pen or your car keys. You know what I’m talking about. What […]

Just Stop It!

The Bible states very strongly that we are “new creatures in Christ” 2 Corinthians 5:17 “Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come.” When you were born again When you encountered God’s love When you asked Jesus to be your Lord and […]