The Power of Living Royalty

When we look at the commission and lifestyle of Living Royalty, it's easy to suddenly feel intimidated.  The role of ambassador and minister sounds overwhelming.  A consistent lifestyle of love, obedience, and righteousness seems impossible.  Our response can easily be, "Who, me? I don't have what it takes to accomplish that!" And it's true; we … Continue reading The Power of Living Royalty

World-Changers in Love

I think we all would agree that the world needs to be changed. As the god of this world, Satan has wreaked havoc in every nation with sin and destruction. The closer we get to Jesus’ return, the more we see his fingerprints on our culture, regardless of what country we live in. His schemes … Continue reading World-Changers in Love

The Weapon of Worship

In February 2015, twenty-one Christian young men were marched onto a stretch of Libyan beach. They were forced to kneel in the sand while their captors, dressed in black, stood above them with knives in hand. For refusing to deny their faith, they were pushed to the ground and viciously beheaded. So many details could … Continue reading The Weapon of Worship

Patience Produces the Package

Patience is not a strong attribute of our culture. We have been spoiled into expecting things within minutes through the constant catering of internet, cell phones, and drive-through restaurants. Even a potential mate can be met within minutes online. With so much instant gratification at our fingertips, the Fruit of the Spirit called patience has … Continue reading Patience Produces the Package

Conforming to Skyscrapers

I once saw a picture of a castle, beautiful and ornate, nestled among city homes and skyscrapers. In contrast to the modern walls of steel, glass, and siding, this castle was the first thing about the picture to grab ones attention. The severe difference in eras caused its stone walls to stand out like the … Continue reading Conforming to Skyscrapers