Tag: Jesus

unity

Unity in the Body of Christ

Unity Is Imperative Over the last decade here in Sandpoint I have found that this is one of the most open, loving and caring communities that I have ever seen or had the privilege of calling home.  When I was called to Sandpoint I church shopped and looked around for where I was going to Read More

God is Constant

Pastor Chris simply encourages us to put our eyes on Christ and to not allow for the things that change to drive your actions, but to keep to God’s purposes and plans. Read More

Prayer Evangelism

Prayer Evangelism When Jesus was walking on the earth with His disciples, He often challenged them with the concepts of the Kingdom of God that flew in the face of the natural course of thinking.  We see that Jesus entrusted much to His disciples and He chose to entrust those who would betray Him with Read More

Bringing the Kingdom of Heaven to Earth

In the model prayer of Matthew 6:9-13 we see Jesus teach His disciples to pray, “Your kingdom come, Your will be done on earth as it is in Heaven.”  The question that I often have to ask myself is, “What does the kingdom of Heaven look like?”  We know that Heaven is a beautiful place Read More

Encountering God

When I was 28 years old I had a powerful encounter with God.  I was an alcoholic with other vices not worth mentioning, who was actively running from God.  When I had lost my job, was flat broke and in the middle of an argument with my then fiancé over my reckless behavior, I received Read More

Faith and Offenses

Faith and Offenses Have you ever been offended by a “religiou s” person?  Have you seen their faults, failures, and even blatant errors and thought of throwing in the towel?  I know I have.  I have been disappointed, and have no doubt disappointed others.  I talk with many who feel this is the main reason Read More