God Will Change Your Life

“Whatever is good and perfect is a gift coming down to us from God our Father, who created all the lights in the heavens. He never changes or casts a shifting shadow.” — James 1:17. Change happens and nowhere is that more obvious than in Northwest Florida. In late September, most people had it all:…

Knowledge of the Holy

“The greatest miracle that God can do today is to take an unholy man out of an unholy world, and make that man holy and put him back into that unholy world and keep him holy in it.” – Author unknown. There is no better word than holy that captures the splendor of who God…

One Mind. One Accord.

“For,“Who can know the Lord’s thoughts? Who knows enough to teach him?” But we understand these things, for we have the mind of Christ.” – 1 Corinthians 2:16. “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.” Charles Dickens timeless observation from his book, A Tale of Two Cities, is strangely apropos…

Encountering Holiness

“And this hope will not lead to disappointment. For we know how dearly God loves us, because he has given us the Holy Spirit to fill our hearts with his love.” – Romans 5:5. I think Scottish evangelist Oswald Chambers got it right when he said: “The Spirit is the first power we practically experience,…

So How Do I Become Holy?

They were calling out to each other, “Holy, holy, holy is the Lord of Heaven’s Armies!. The whole earth is filled with his glory!”–  Isaiah 6:3.  There are people who believe that in order to be holy, you cannot have anything to do with this world.  Others think that you need to be at every…