Closing Out Tisha B’Av: What is it, and Why?

As of sundown last night, Jews commemorate Tisha B'Av, perhaps the most tragic date on the Hebrew calendar. Many horrible events, including the destruction of both the First and Second Temples, happened on this calendar day in history. One for Israel explains this national day of fasting and mourning: Tisha B' Av, The Day Two …

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God Gets the Last Laugh

In a world of deception and evil plots to misguide God's people, we can rest assured that, just as in Mordecai's day, God will get the last laugh. Happy Sunday, friends! Enjoy this encouragement... "Now when the king returned from the palace garden into the place where they were drinking wine, Haman was falling on …

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Exploring Israel – Caesarea Philippi

Today's site, Caesarea Philippi, was once an altar-infested "gates of hell." Yet, it was here that Jesus identified Peter as a "little stone," as opposed to the "large rock" upon which He would build His church. In a sense, this marked the place of Peter's coronation into understanding God's power in the church (body of …

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LIFE Matters, and We Must Stand for It!

I totally agree with Pastor Jack Hibbs' comments below regarding the failure of America's pulpits and Christians when it comes to defending the unborn. But this isn't about guilt...it is about action. Consider these words, then determine to be an agent for change! Statement on the Results of the Kansas Pro Life Amendment Vote From …

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