This is a three part series on Jesus' call to be His disciple Mark 1:16–20 Passing alongside the Sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and Andrew the brother of Simon casting a net into the sea, for they were fishermen. 17 And Jesus said to them, “Follow me, and I will make you become fishers … Continue reading Jesus’ call to be His disciple is a grace-filled call
When Jesus started preaching in Galilee, He tells us the Kingdom of God is at hand. Because Jesus is King...His kingdom is both a present reality and a future hope. In the person of Jesus Christ, we are confronted with the Kingdom of God. The coming of the Kingdom of God is God's person visitation … Continue reading What does it mean to repent and believe?
As we continued our series on the Gospel of Mark, we came to the passage where Jesus called His first disciples. In Mark 1:14-20, Jesus invites Simon, Andrew, James, & John to follow Him. In Mark’s fast-paced style, this pivotal moment in the lives of four men has been stripped down to its simplest terms: Jesus called; they followed. … Continue reading Jesus’ Call And Our Response
At Freedom Bible Church, we have been teaching through the Book of Habakkuk. Over the course of our study, I have really grown to love this prophet and this book. It is such a raw, honest look at Habakkuk's prayer journal and his conversations with God. It's also an amazing picture of how Habakkuk transforms from a … Continue reading Praise God Anyhow
One of the main reasons God doesn't use us the way we think He should is because we spend our days pursuing our own will and going about our work in our own power and strength. You see with God...less is more. It may be shocking to learn that God wants LESS of you. In other words, we are to … Continue reading Everyday Servants