An Overwhelming Sense of God and His Purpose (Genesis 39)

Genesis 39:2 2 And the Lord was with Joseph, and he was a prosperous man; and he was in the house of his master the Egyptian. The character of Joseph in this chapter and throughout his life is remarkable. He resists anger, sexual temptation, bitterness, and impatience. All through his life, he seems to show […]

God is the Hero! (Genesis 38)

Genesis 38:1 “And it came to pass at that time, that Judah went down from his brethren, and turned in to a certain Adullamite, whose name was Hirah.” Sometimes, we talk about the heroes of the faith, maybe based on Hebrews 11. But as I read the Bible, I am amazed at how flawed pretty much […]

What the Bible Teaches About the Second Coming

I. JESUS PROMISED TO RETURN John 14:1–4  1 Let not your heart be troubled: ye believe in God, believe also in me. 2 In my Father’s house are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you. 3 And if I go and prepare […]

A Big Request – $91,752 in 5 months!

We need a miracle! We are asking God to provide over $90k over the next 5 months! The reason is to purchase a church building for Northwest Baptist Church in Derry/Londonderry, Northern Ireland. Over ten years ago, God led us to plant a church there. At that time, there were only two Baptist churches for […]

What the Bible Teaches About World Evangelism

Imagine a fishing club that has a goal to catch fish all over the world. The club meets week after week to talk about the need to go fishing and the best techniques and methods of fishing. They bring in guest speakers to encourage them to fish. They have all the best fishing equipment – […]

What the Bible Teaches About Eternal Security

INTRODUCTION Insecurity is a terrible thing. Terrible if you don’t feel safe and secure in your house at night. Terrible if you don’t feel secure and loved in your family. Terrible if you don’t feel safe and secure in who you are before God. I remember as a child dealing with very strong feelings of […]