Speaking of the incarnation of Jesus, Martin Luther said that there were three miracles involved. “The first, that God became man; the second, that a virgin was a mother; and the third, that the heart of man should believe this.” Many hearts do not believe this. While we evangelical Christians are celebrating the entry of divinity into the world through the miracle of the virgin birth of Christ, the world is filled with those who object to this classic Christian doctrine.
You may think nothing you do will ever amount to anything for the Lord. You have no idea what God can do through you if you will commit your entire life to Him. Take the limitations off and the natural expectations down. Let God work and see what He is able to do. Lottie Moon is one of the greatest examples of what God can do as we surrender our lives to Him.
By David E. Crosby, Pastor, First Baptist Church, New Orleans, Louisiana The death of a family member in and around the holiday season may accentuate the sense of loss that families feel. But the death may occur at any time of the year and change our experience of the holiday season. In some ways, we […]
We began the podcast today with four of us, but Scott had to be taken out in the second quarter due to an injury. Robin, Tim, and I bravely soldiered on, however, completing the podcast without any relief at all. Discussion centered mainly on the Great Commission Resurgence Task Force, only being intentionally diverted by […]