Don’t Forfeit the Spirit: The Forgotten Holiday of Pentecost


What is Pentecost?

Did you know that today is Pentecost? Well, it is. Pentecost is the Christian holiday (or holy day) that most Christ followers around the world celebrate the outpouring of God’s Holy Spirit. The story is found in the New Testament in the Book of Acts. The unfortunate truth is that many Christians either don’t know about Pentecost or have completely forgotten it and its significance as a holiday. Read more…

True Freedom is from Jesus Christ


How Do You Know That You Are REALLY Free?

So Jesus was saying to those Jews who had believed Him, “If you continue in My word, then you are truly disciples of Mine; and you will know the truth, and the truth will make you free.” – John 8:31-32
If you really know Jesus, then you are really free. Jesus is the truth that sets you free. He is the source of truth and the perfect standard of what is right. Through Him, we are free from the consequences of sin. He does not give us freedom to do whatever we want, but freedom to know and follow God.
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4 Lessons from Jonah

#1 Share the Love
Have you ever had to give something to someone you didn’t think deserved it?   Well, you’re not the first. The prophet Jonah was called to share God’s word with Israel’s worst enemy. He refused to do it and learned the hard way that a self-righteous, non-kingdom perspective leads to catastrophe. Self-righteousness can cause people to become prideful, judgmental, disobedient and far removed from a loving nature.