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Happy New Year 2013

With a New Year comes new beginnings. Thankfully we serve a God of second chances i.e. Peter, Paul, woman at the well, woman caught in the act of adultery, myself, and each one of you. With this new year and this new beginning we should not become lazy and complacent because Christ has not yet...

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Actions Speak Louder than Words

Peter wanted to rouse the complacent believers who had listened to the false teachers and believed that because salvation is not based on good deeds, they could live any way they wanted. If you truly belong to the Lord, Peter wrote, your hard work will prove it.   If you’re not working to develop the...

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Pursue Peace

Too often we see peace as merely the absence of conflict, and we think of peacemaking as a passive role. But an effective peacemaker actively pursues peace. He or she builds good relationships, knowing that peace is a by-product of commitment. The peacemaker anticipates problems and deals with them before they occur. When conflicts arise,...