Posts from June 2020

Peak of the Week: Thrive, Part 4

Leaping, Not Limping Acts 3:3-6: “When he saw Peter and John about to enter, he asked them for money. Peter looked straight at him, as did John. Then Peter said, ‘Look at us!’ So the man gave them his attention, expecting to get something from them. Then Peter said, ‘Silver and gold I do not have, but what I do have I give you in the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, walk.” Taking him by the right hand, he…

Bible Warfare: How To Defend Your Faith -The Basics

The Basics Rules of Engagement for Successfully Sharing Your Faith In any type of warfare, there are rules of engagement. These are put in place for the protection of all parties involved and to also help the battle (or discussion) move forward. This class is designed to help you defend your faith against questions from non-believers or comparisons by those people of religions that may claim Christ as their leader, but do not follow carefully the teaching of the New…

Peak of the Week: Thrive, Part 3

God & His Blessings Ephesians 1:3, “Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed in the heavenly realms with every spiritual blessing Christ.” Notice vs. 5 – our adoption into God’s family was “in accordance with his purpose and will.” Verse 7, our redemption through Christ’s blood is “in accordance with this the riches of God’s grace.” Verse 9, he revealed the mystery of the gospel with us, “according to his good pleasure.”…

Peak of the Week: Thrive, Part 2

Inheritance—What We Have To thrive and get out of the mode of barely surviving, we need to hear and take into each of our hearts powerful doses of truth about who we are and what’s possible! Ephesians 1:3-10 NKJV Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places in Christ, 4 just as He chose us in Him before the foundation of the world, that we…

Peak of the Week: Thrive, Part 1

Identity—Who We Are “Beloved, I pray that in all respects, you may prosper and be in good health, just as your soul prospers.” (3 John 2, NASB) Why do some Christians thrive, while others seem to hold on by the skin of their teeth? How Do We Thrive, Instead Of Merely Survive? The starting point: know _____________ we are. Our identity. Who Are We? Ephesians 1:1-5: Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, To the saints…