Sunday I brought a message with the above title. As promised here is the list of fifteen stated reasons in Scripture that Jesus came into this world. We need to think of Christmas with God’s stated purpose for sending his Son in our minds and hearts. 1. Jesus Christ came into the world to save … Continue reading WHY HE CAME
In 1 John, John has much to say about the new life we receive when we are born of God. The following truths are gleaned from the pages of the epistle. Those who are born of God: 1. Keep his commandments. 2:3-4 2. Walk as he walked.2:5-6 3. Love others. 3:14 4. Do not love … Continue reading EVIDENCE THAT ONE HAS BEEN BORN FROM ABOVE
This is a first. I am blogging between the two morning services at Crestview Baptist Church. I have just preached a sermon on the Great Commandment of Jesus using John 13:34 and 35. I also use two passages in 1 John. One subject that I did not include in my message for purposes of time, … Continue reading BLOGGING BETWEEN SERVICES
Sometimes we are at a loss as to how we can make contact with people and earn the right to share our message with them. I think you should know that on Tuesday of this week twenty or so of our members prepared and served a meal to more than 400 athletes and their families … Continue reading AN OPEN DOOR
Once again I marvel at the willingness of hundreds of people to invest a week in the lives of children. Sadly it is uncommon these days to see an event such as Camp Crestview so wonderfully staffed and focused on sharing the good news of Jesus. Tomorrow I will speak to the first grade through … Continue reading CAMP CRESTVIEW IS UNDERWAY!