Discipleship

A New Creation

 by Timothy Jerry Our spirit is recreated with God’s nature.  When we receive Jesus Christ as our Lord and Savior the Spirit of God recreates our human spirit in the image of God Himself. We are literally born of God, and made partakers of His divine nature.

Saved by Grace

 by Timothy Jerry We are saved by the mercy and grace of God alone, and not by our own efforts. Every religion on earth other than Christianity is a religion that places man and his own efforts as the means of salvation, or betterment. All man centered religions rely upon human effort and achievement to… Read More »

Everyone Needs a Savior

by Timothy Jerry People will not seek a Savior until they come to realize their lost condition. Until people recognize their lost condition they will not seek salvation that is available only through Jesus Christ.

Are You a Good Person?

 by Timothy Jerry Would you consider yourself a good person? When most people are asked this question they usually respond with, “Yes, I think I am.” This certainly seems like a reasonable answer doesn’t it? Especially if we were to compare the average person’s goodness with the likes of say Adolph Hitler, or Charles Manson.… Read More »

Breaking Spiritual Inertia

(2 Timothy 1:6 NLT) This is why I remind you to fan into flames the spiritual gift God gave you… “Many present day Christians seemed to have experienced three stages: condemnation, salvation, and stagnation. Babyhood is a delightful thing: Perpetual babyhood is deplorable….A spiritual revival is not important to the Church and to America: It… Read More »

Obedience, the Evidence of Salvation

(Luke 9:23-25 NKJV)  Then He said to them all, “If anyone desires to come after Me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross daily, and followMe. {24} “For whoever desires to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for My sake will save it. {25} “For what profit is… Read More »

Boldly Proclaim the Truth

“Here is the church’s shocking dilemma. What do you say to a generation that is dead wrong, and still keep them listening.” Mario Murillo. I have been a Christian since 1982, and over the past 30 years I have seen a great acceleration of the moral decline that was just beginning to really take hold… Read More »

The Spirit of the Mind

(2 Corinthians 5:17 NKJV) Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away; behold, all things have become new. In order to walk in the newness of life that we have as a result of our union with Christ, we must live free from our past. We can… Read More »

Renewing the Mind

Romans 12:1-2 (NKJV) I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that you present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable to God, which is your reasonable service. {2} And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is that… Read More »