The Collection2021-10-07T18:05:34-04:00

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The Will of the Convention vs. the Will of God.

On October 14, 2021, President and CEO of the Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee resigned, effective Oct.31, 2021. He didn’t quit everything, he’s still the SBC Treasurer. He resigned because on October 5, 2021, the Trustees voted to waive attorney client privilege in regard to sexual abuse investigations. This would [...]

God Doesn’t Overlook Your Suffering

186 Bible Reading Plan — Day 42 📆 42 - 💎3 “They will be punished with eternal destruction, forever separated from the Lord and from his glorious power.” The Thessalonians were enduring intense suffering because of their faith in Jesus Christ. Paul had been on both sides of this suffering. [...]

The God of Raised by Wolves — Season 01 – Episode 01

Raised by Wolves tells us the story of a new creation. “In the beginning, the Creator Atheists created a new caretaker of humanity, the android known only as Father and Mother. A true gift from the Creator Atheist to start humanity again. Sent from the heavens above the Creator [...]

5 Reasons Christian’s Should Use Halloween to Preach Jesus

Here are 5 reasons Christian's should use Halloween to preach Jesus. 1. Halloween is also Reformation Day. It was 500 years ago to the day when Reformation Thug Martin Luther nailed his 95 thesis to the church and started the Reformation! This means if you are not Catholic, this event [...]

Careful

In October of 2000, I went to the top of the Twin Towers in New York City and it was an incredible experience. The buildings were massive. Looking up from the ground floor, the building seem to extend all the way into the heavens. It was only my second time [...]

Jephthah: How to be Holy Spirit Filled & Make Bad Decisions

We can sometimes make bad decisions even while following God. In Judges, the judge that God selected to have temporary rulership over the people was Jephthah. Jephthah came from a pretty difficult upbringing, but God positioned him as a man to be a leader. Jephthah confronted the Ammonites. The Ammonites [...]

His Hands

It has been said, “Home is where the heart is.” So, distant traveler, where have you been? Are you hurting? Are you homeless? Are you still afar off? Have you been despondent? Why do you look to the stars for answers? Why do you seek for idols to console you? [...]

Fasting Stories

Send us your Fasting Stories, Triumphs, Defeats, Quirks This post was originally part of an email series for a 21-day fast. See below for the series. We want to know what you have been experiencing. It would be wonderful if you can share you fasting experience so far. It is okay [...]

Ask God

Ask God This post was originally part of an email series for a 21-day fast. See below for the series. God wants you to Ask Him Knowing who we were and what God has saved us from makes us so grateful that we don’t ask God for more. Or sometimes [...]

Breaking Point

Breaking Point This post was originally part of an email series for a 21-day fast. See below for the series. You may sometimes experience struggle early on in the race. This is okay, just recognize it for what it is: a struggle. Theodore Roosevelt said, “Nothing in the world is [...]

Love

  By: Priscilla Velez   Love is something to be treated loosely I will no longer believe that Love is precious and eternal I  believe Love is momentary How can you say “The world moves for love” In fact Love is unreachable I disagree with when I used to say [...]

The Wall

Asher lives in a secluded town, where any mention of the Hill Country outside is forbidden. When his new friend reveals a hidden side to his town, Asher is forced to rethink everything he knows about the world outside. [haccordions width="600" height="400"] [haccordion title="Chapter One"] Chapter One Twelve men stood [...]

Dead Man

Dead Man is a story about a young man's journey to repair his broken relationship with his father. Chapter One Dyrk volunteered at the Some Name Day Care Center for a few hours every other week. It was his way of making up for having lied about doing his community [...]

Hunger Pains

Spiritual nourishment is something that eludes most Christians today (referring to western society). When it comes to generosity, we always give God the credit; we seldom give Him the cash. Our prayer lives hang in the balance of our "busy" schedule. It is in astounding proportions how many Christians today struggle spiritually merely [...]

Clarity

Do you hear that? Has it already captured your attention? Do you feel it completely control you? The noise is too much to bear. It is the sound of children who need to get ready for school. It is the honking and whooshing of cars zooming past you. It is [...]

No Excuses

Have you shared the gospel with anyone lately? Don't you feel that you have deprived someone of a true joy? Aren't you glad someone shared the gospel with you? Granted this may feel like an accusation, but this is not my intention. This is an explanation. You see beloved, I [...]

Carpe Deus

Nothing ever goes according to plan. You can organize a family event, a company retreat, or even a quiet evening. Somehow you day turns out completely different. Don't fret, for The Lord arranges everything in perfect order. When it comes to how He does things, there are no coincidences. You [...]

Deep Wounds

When I first heard John C. Maxwell say, "Hurting people, hurt people," I gained a deeper understanding of why people cause deep wounds. In 1st Kings 1:7, three men were mentioned: Abiathar the priest, Joab the son of Zeruiah and Adonijah, David's son and presumed heir to the throne of [...]

No Good

Have you ever heard someone say this, “Deep down, I know he's a good person?” They are usually saying this after that person has done something wrong. If you are a Star Wars fan, you won't forget Luke Skywalker's plea to His father, Darth Vader in Return of the Jedi. [...]

Sacudón

Hechos 4:29-30 Los apóstoles estaban sacudiendo las cosas. El mensaje de vida, muerte y resurrección de Jesús causaba controversia y enemigos de los líderes religiosos. Hablaban acerca de Jesús públicamente, proclamando que Jesús era el Mesías. Pedro y Juan fueron detenidos por lo que dijeron. Los líderes religiosos los dejaron [...]

Me Olvidas

Lucas 23:42 Luego dijo: —Jesús, acuérdate de mí cuando vengas en tu reino. La conversación entre la madre y el niño normalmente va así: La madre pregunta: “¿Te acordaste de limpiar tu habitación al llegar a casa?” El niño evita mirar a los ojos que perforan de su madre y [...]

Forget Me Not

The conversation between mother and child usually goes like this: “Did you remember to clean your room when you got home?” the mother asks. The little girl avoids looking into his mother’s piercing eyes and says with a quivering voice, “Uh, um…I forgot.” Mother has heard this answer before. Tired [...]

The Narrow Road: Living Life Apart From Sin

Why is it so difficult to live a life without sin? Some in the Ephesian church didn't have a tough time dealing with sin—they embraced it. Paul wrote them concerning this in the Letter to the Ephesians. He wanted to remind them that there was a spiritual war going on [...]

For I Know the Plans I Have for You

Matt Damon stars in the Adjustment Bureau Hollywood has always fancied themselves spiritual. As we turned neared the millennium, movies began to grow more introspective. Wildly successful movies like the Matrix, carried with it deep emotional questions and other worldly longings. Now that we have turned into a new millennium, [...]

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