Pastor’s Blog

The Power of God

In his “Gospel Primer,” Milton Vincent points out that while the heavens may declare the glory of God there is only one thing that is called the power of God in the Scriptures. Think about these things for a moment: A Tsunami sending waves out for thousands of miles in every direction; a hurricane ripping …

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I Must Decrease

John the Baptist was not the Messiah, he was the Elijah figure, the one who would go before the Messiah to turn the hearts of the fathers to the children and the hearts of the children to their fathers. He was a voice crying out in the wilderness “Make straight the way of the Lord.” …

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Four Stumpers

Jesus had asked the religious leadership of Israel about the identity of John the Baptist. Their refusal or inability to answer authoritatively demonstrated their own powerless and fruitless ministry. Soon the different groups of leaders rallied though to try to return the favor. Today, I want to examine Matthew 22 for three stumpers asked by …

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