Importance of the Second Son P3

AND GOD told Rebekah “Two nations are in your womb, and two peoples from within you will be separated; one people will be stronger than the other, and the older will serve the younger.” Gen 25: 23 The Younger, Jacob, had known that he would always fight with his brother Esau for the affections of … Continue reading Importance of the Second Son P3

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Proverbs: Instruction for Right Life

King Solomon, when he was given the crown and praying did not ask God for riches, an enlarged kingdom or anything of the sort. He asked for wisdom and that God would be His guide throughout his reign. God not only made him wise but also provided the means to become very rich and powerful. … Continue reading Proverbs: Instruction for Right Life

The Importance of Being Second P2

Ishmael and Isaac Abram had two sons from different women. Ishmael was the son of Sarai’s Egyptian handmaiden Hagar whom she gave to Abram in hopes that he has a physical heir to his properties. Isaac, the son of the promise was born to Sarai when she was very old. Now Ishmael means God Listens … Continue reading The Importance of Being Second P2

Importance of the Second Son P1

CAIN and ABEL What is the true significance of these first two brothers? Christians understand it to be a story of jealousy which lead to bitterness and murder with eternal ramifications but there is more than meets the eye here. Cain, whose name means spear, was the first born and understood the land. Abel was … Continue reading Importance of the Second Son P1

The Importance of Being Second

Children are God’s gift to His creation. Not only are children born for parents to care for and learn joy and true love from, they are the future generations who will help bring God’s Kingdom to completion here on earth. God gave us the Bible to learn how He wishes us to live and celebrate … Continue reading The Importance of Being Second

God Speaks Through The Scriptures

The Bible is God's Instruction Manual that teaches us how to live a good and proper life. Yes there is suffering, pain, loss, destruction, and death, but there is also joy, happiness, assurance of God's Love. In fact, God loves us so much that even though we should read the whole Scripture, God gives us … Continue reading God Speaks Through The Scriptures

Connect Reconnect Follow-up

Those three Words are very important for Christians How many young Christians do you know that you have followed up with after they left the church to go to college or start a job in another area where they have had to leave your congregation? Of that number, how many have you followed-up with? If … Continue reading Connect Reconnect Follow-up