The Apostle Paul was willing to say “I am the chief of sinners.” So why are we so afraid to acknowledge our own sinfulness? Perhaps, this reveals the fact that we still struggle to believe that the Gospel is a message of grace, not works.
When God’s not the standard, morality will constantly shift. That is why we must look to Him and His Word to know what is truly moral.
Are you aware of the gifts that God has given you? Have you found your place of service in the local church? In this episode, Pastor Joel provides some helpful principles for discovering your spiritual gifts!
Romans 2:4 says, “God’s kindness is meant to lead you to repentance.” Many professing Christians have used this verse out of context in order to criticize other Christians for being bold and courageous. When a Christian is willing to stand up for Christ by calling out sin, you can be sure that there will be countless professing Christians wrongfully using …
In this episode Pastor Joel teaches us that the storms of life are not what we should fear. Rather, we should only fear the One who has the power to still the wind and waves.
Christ does not promise comfort and ease in this life. He does not promise us marriage, children, or health. What Christ does promise is forgiveness of sins, freedom from God’s wrath, adoption as His children, and eternal life. Is this not enough hope for you?