FAQ #10

What do I say to a person who was once my spiritual mentor, but has had an affair?  How do I keep from being judgemental? 1 Cor. 5:1 – "It is actually reported that there is sexual immorality among you, and such sexual immorality as is not even named among the Gentiles—that a man has…

FAQ #9

Why do we only have communion on Sunday nights? One of the problems that many active Churches face is trying to do too many things in the same service, and their meaning gets diluted.  That’s why none of our types of services  is a "clone" of the other: Weekend services are mainly for praise and…

FAQ #8

I am a tither and give offerings. Yet, I am always having to dip into savings to make ends meet from month to month. My storehouse is quite diminished and with this loss of employment….Why? When God blesses us financially because we’re tithers and givers, He usually blesses us with opportunity, instead of raining money…

FAQ #7

How do you know the difference between what YOU are responsible for in your life, and what GOD is responsible for? II Timothy 3:16-17 : "All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness, that the man of God may be complete, thoroughly…

FAQ #7

As a Christian, if I have fallen from "The Path", how do I start over? Everyone has heard that "everybody makes mistakes".  However, there are some serious mistakes that we can make that grieve the Holy Spirit to the point that we no longer sense that we’re walking with Him.  That’s a miserable place to…

FAQ #6

My father has been diagnosed with a rare terminal illness with no known cure.  Do we speak God’s healing, or accept that he’s going home to heaven?  We don’t want to be quitters. Romans 12:3 : "…God has dealt to each one a measure of faith." While I am going to address this issue here,…

FAQ #5

Is it wrong not to trust someone again once I have forgiven them for betraying me? Matt. 10:17 (Message Bible): "Stay alert.  This is hazerdous work I’m assigning you to.  You’re going to be like sheep running through a wolf pack, so don’t call attention to yourselves.  Be as cunning as a snake, inoffensive as…

The Man Bag saga

My delimma started when I was in Africa three years ago.  I was wearing traditional African clothes, most of which don’t have pockets.  You have to carry around your passport everywhere you go (an American passport with a valid visa sells for over $1000 in Nigeria on the black market) plus I had various other…

Christopher Laurie

Greg Laurie’s son Christopher was killed in a car crash this past week.  I didn’t know him, but I’ve been in touch with Mike Brazeal who works with Greg, and he asked us to pray for Greg and Cathe, and Christopher’s wife Brittany and daughter Stella.  Please take a moment to pray for God’s peace…