Who Is the Holy Ghost?

John 16:1-8 The Holy Spirit is a person. He is not something, but He is someone! The Holy Spirit is God the Spirit. There is no jealousy in the God-head. We have God the Father, God the Son, and God the Spirit. I. CREATOR OF THE UNIVERSEIn creation, God the Father is Author, God’s Son […]

from Don't Just Stand There, Pray Something
by Ron Dunn

To pray in the name of Jesus is to pray according to His will, with His approval, and consistent with His nature, character and purpose. (p. 46)

If we wait until we understand everything about prayer, we’ll never pray. (p. 51)

There are some things God will do if we ask Him that He will not do if we do not ask Him. (James 2:4) (p. 52)

The most difficult thing to understand about prayer is why God would place this kind of power in the hands of people like us. (p. 53)

The big deal about prayer is not that we get what we ask for, but that God is glorified in our getting it. (p. 53)

Ron Dunn


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100 Average Americans

Out of 100 Average Americans… 7 Struggle with depression8 Are struggling with the loss of a job7 Abuse or are addicted to drugs or alcohol14 Feel crippled or trapped by fear and anxiety60 Don’t profess to be born again3 Are grieving the death of a loved one (from My Hope America with Billy Graham) 2ProphetU2ProphetU […]


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Matthew: The Gospel of Identity

– Michael Card. InterVarsity Press. “For years Michael Card’s music has imaginatively explored the narrative power of the Word of God. now, int he Biblical Imagination Series, Card invites readers to enter into Scripture as he does, at the level of the imagination. Taking seriously the individual life of each Gospel writer, these volumes help […]

The Men Who Changed the World :: Bill Elliff

Written by: Bill Elliff For I have no one else of kindred spirit who will genuinely be concerned for your welfare. For they all seek after their own interests, not those of Christ Jesus. But you know of his proven worth, that he served with me in the furtherance of the gospel like a child […]

A Life Well Lived

On the morning of April 13, 1888, Alfred Nobel, a Swedish chemist who was the inventor of dynamite, opened the morning paper expecting to read the obituary of his older brother Ludvig. However, he was startled to read the headline, “The merchant of death is dead” The newspaper reporter in Paris had made a careless […]

Posting More Than You’re Living

In this age of social media it’s easy to post a quote, retweet a thought, or put something on Facebook. Point, click, copy…it’s easy, right? But easy doesn’t mean it’s true – for us. I know I’m guilty. I’ve preached sermons through the years, and I wasn’t living them out in my own life. It’s […]

Where Are the Sacrifices?

Read 1 Peter 2:1-10 These verses describe the privileged position of the New Testament believer in Christ. We are “a royal priesthood” (v. 9) and “an holy priesthood” (v. 5); it is our privilege to “offer up spiritual sacrifices to God by Jesus Christ.” What are these spiritual sacrifices? Let’s begin with Romans 12:1: “I […]