Peace with God and Other Benefits

But God demonstrates His own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us. Romans 5:8 Today’s scripture: Romans 5:1-11 In the book of Romans, Paul tells us we are justified freely by the grace of God through Jesus Christ. With that in mind, there are certain benefits salvation brings, […]

God: Our Righteous Judge

 But because of your stubbornness and your unrepentant heart, you are storing up wrath against yourself for the day of God’s wrath, when His righteous judgment will be revealed. Romans 2:5 Today’s scripture: Romans 2:1-11 For centuries, there was a clear distinction between the Jews and Gentiles. Jews saw Gentiles as pagans, separate and cut […]

Seeing God at Work

“‘For I know the plans I have for you,’ declares the Lord, ‘plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.’” Spartanburg Holiness Association We appreciate the messages Rev. Tim Jones preached at the Spartanburg Holiness Association revival last week. Each message had truths that we, as Christians, must […]

Changeable Cultures, Unchangeable Gospel

I have become all things to all men so that by all possible means I might save some.  I Corinthians 9:22  Paul wrote to the church at Corinth and addressed a congregation that had many internal problems. The main issue was the abuse of freedom by some believers that threatened to hinder the spread of the […]

Come, Lord Jesus

John wrote the book of Revelation with passion and conviction. The final chapter of this book (and of the Bible) brings everything that preceded it to a focal point. Jesus will return and everything on earth will be impacted accordingly. Preparation through personal acceptance of Christ and His plan of salvation is the most important […]

The Wesleyan Church sets new records again

Again in 2012 -2013, The Wesleyan Church in North America set new records in worship attendance, conversions, and baptisms. More than 1,700 churches in the United States and Canada reported an average weekend worship attendance of 227,692, the highest in the history of the denomination. In fact, for the past 25 years, only twice has […]

God’s Word for All Seasons

All scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting, and training in righteousness, so that the man of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work. 2 Timothy 3:16-17 “Mahatma Gandhi once remarked, “You Christians have in your keeping a document with enough dynamite to blow the whole of civilization to bits; […]

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