A KNOWLEDGE OF GOD – THE NEXT STEP #30

TRUTH – it is not a certain course you take in school. The truth is not merely something you tell in a court of law. TRUTH is a person! Jesus said, “I am … the truth.” John 14:6 This is either an idle claim or it is … well, the truth!...

SURPRISED BY JOY – THE NEXT STEP #29

Everyone of us is looking for something. We know something is missing, but can’t quite put our finger on it. This reminds me of the lady who was in a parking lot on a dark night looking for her keys. A man saw the damsel in distress and asked what the problem...

STAY CLOSE, STAY CLOSE – THE NEXT STEP #28

Sometimes the simple things in life and truth get lost in the distractions of the daily.  Here’s a simple truth – branches don’t grow or bear fruit if they are cut off of the trunk. It is a truth that even Jesus had to apply to His own life (John...

GROWING UP INTO CHRIST – THE NEXT STEP #27

When we plant a garden we expect a crop. We look forward to the tomatoes, squash, and beans.  Farmers who spend large sums to sew hundreds of acres of wheat fully intend to reap a harvest and a return on their investment. The same is true with God. He has invested...

STUDY THAT SATISFIES – THE NEXT STEP #26

If you want to be a disciple of Christ then you will need to be a student, a pupil, one who is learning daily in the school of Christ. The question may be asked, “How do I study the Bible?”  Great question! That is the topic of our 26th episode in our Next...