Ten Ways To Love – Speak Without Accusing


This is the second of ten messages in our "Ten Ways To Love" series. In message one we talked about loving by listening, and today we talk about speaking without accusing. In each message we're being taught by the Holy Ghost how to really love people the way God loves us...and that's one of the goals we all should have. Amen!?!

Ten Ways To Love – Listen Without Interrupting


A few days a go, a friend of mine from high school posted a picture, and as I read it…I heard the Lord say that it was time to get back to writing on my blog, and that the topic of the picture would be the topic to get us going again. This is our first series and message back, and I hope you enjoy it as much as I've enjoyed writing it.

For With God Nothing Is Impossible


Scripture Reference:  Luke 1:25-56 Introduction: Greetings to you, Christlike Ministries NWA Family.  I wasn’t sure there was going to be a Christmas Series this year…but there’s five days left…and since I’m not planning to write on Christmas day…I needed something a bit shorter.  So, here’s a quick four message series titled “The Rhythm of Christmas” … Continue reading For With God Nothing Is Impossible

I Don’t Want To Live Anymore: “You Are Loved”


Scripture References:  1 John 4:16 Romans 8:38-39 John 3:16 Introduction: We continue to talk about a serious and very difficult topic with a message that I’m excited to write.  It’s important that we make sure that people of all ages know that no matter what they are going through, no matter what they have done, … Continue reading I Don’t Want To Live Anymore: “You Are Loved”

Authentic Fellowship “Fellowship in Action”


Scripture Reference:  2 Corinthians 8:1-4 Introduction: At long last, we are finally getting into the final message of this series.  I am extremely sorry that it’s taken this long to get through a seven message series, but I am also extremely grateful to those of you who are still patiently waiting for messages in this … Continue reading Authentic Fellowship “Fellowship in Action”

Authentic Fellowship: “Fellowship and Pain”


Scripture Reference:  Philippians 3:7-10 Introduction: I can’t think of anything more honest and truthful than the fact that some times fellowship hurts.  I am eager to get into today’s message, and therefore I’m not going to spend a lot of time here on the introduction.  Believe with me that God will use my fingers as … Continue reading Authentic Fellowship: “Fellowship and Pain”

Restart Leading With Confidence: “Our Holiness Isn’t Ours”


Scripture Reference:  Psalms 119:6-16 Introduction: One of the nice things about an extended Holiday weekend is that it gives me an opportunity to get caught up a little bit on this series, and I feel like it’s a good time to make sure that we’re staying on track.  There’s always going to be moments where … Continue reading Restart Leading With Confidence: “Our Holiness Isn’t Ours”

Leading with Confidence: “Abide In Him”


Scripture Reference:  John 15:1-11 Introduction: This is my second attempt at writing this message.  The first one must’ve been awesome because the devil made sure it didn’t get posted.  However, as much as I allowed it to aggravate me...it’s not going to keep me from trying again.  Just like I did in the first attempt, … Continue reading Leading with Confidence: “Abide In Him”

Quest for Joy: Six Biblical Truths with John Piper – The Benefits of Repenting and Trusting


Scripture References: Acts 3:19, Acts 16:31 Introduction: At last, we’re at the last message in this series.  I don’t know about you, but I think it’s been a pretty good one.  Even though only a handful of you actually took the time to vote I want to thank you for being willing to be involved.  You … Continue reading Quest for Joy: Six Biblical Truths with John Piper – The Benefits of Repenting and Trusting

Quest for Joy: Six Biblical Truths With John Piper – “We all deserve God’s judgment.”


Scripture Reference:  Romans 6:23 Introduction: We’ve been talking the last couple messages about how judgmental we can be as Christians, and one of the main reasons I believe we do that is because we forget what we were like before we became whosoever’s who called upon the Lord for salvation.  It’s easy to look at … Continue reading Quest for Joy: Six Biblical Truths With John Piper – “We all deserve God’s judgment.”

Quest for Joy: Six Biblical Truths with John Piper: “We Have All Failed”


Scripture Reference:  Romans 3:21-26 Introduction: Oh Lord, as soon as I saw the title of today’s message I knew where the Holy Ghost was ready to go with this message.  This is going to be one of those messages that may not wind up being too popular, but I’m not concerned with popular…I’m concerned with … Continue reading Quest for Joy: Six Biblical Truths with John Piper: “We Have All Failed”