Category archives: Articles

  • Brotherhood of darkness or light? College life offers all kinds of groups for students to become part of. Everyone wants to feel connected to others. 1 Peter 4:3-4 NIV [3] For you have spent enough time in the past doing what pagans choose to do---living in debauchery, lust, drunkenness, orgies, carousing and detestable idolatry. [4] They are surprised that you do not join them in their rec... [read more]
  • “EDUCATED AND UNWISE?” Proverbs 1:1-7 NIV [1] The proverbs of Solomon son of David, king of Israel: [2] for gaining wisdom and instruction; for understanding words of insight; [3] for receiving instruction in prudent behavior, doing what is right and just and fair; [4] for giving prudence to those who are simple, knowledge and discretion to the young--- [5] let the wise listen and add to their... [read more]
  • “GOD HAS SECRETS from us for OUR OWN GOOD”. Our brains would probably explode trying to understand them. Deuteronomy 29:29 NIV [29] The secret things belong to the Lord our God, but the things revealed belong to us and to our children forever, that we may follow all the words of this law. Job 38:3-5,16-21,35 NIV [3] Brace yourself like a man; I will question you, and you shall answer me. ... [read more]
  • IS THE WORD OF GOD A LOST TREASURE TO YOUR LIFE? 2 Chronicles 34:14-15,19-21,26-27 NIV [14] While they were bringing out the money that had been taken into the temple of the Lord, Hilkiah the priest found the Book of the Law of the Lord that had been given through Moses. [15] Hilkiah said to Shaphan the secretary, “I have found the Book of the Law in the temple of the Lord.” He gave it to Shapha... [read more]
  • ARE YOU WHINING OR DINING WITH YOUR LIFE? Numbers 11:1-15 NIV [1] Now the people complained about their hardships in the hearing of the Lord, and when he heard them his anger was aroused. Then fire from the Lord burned among them and consumed some of the outskirts of the camp. [2] When the people cried out to Moses, he prayed to the Lord and the fire died down. [3] So that place was called Tab... [read more]
  • Check out the play performed by the AMS group at OICC called Deep Convictions.
  • A sold-out disciple is simply one with faith, hope and love…at levels not seen except in Jesus. Love never fails. But where there are prophecies, they will cease; where there are tongues, they will be stilled; where there is knowledge, it will pass away. For we know in part and we prophesy in part, but when perfection comes, the imperfect disappears. When I was a child, I talked like a child, I... [read more]
  • You know those times where all you have is God? Those times when even though your closest friends and family are around you, you know in your heart of hearts God is the only one who can truly meet your needs? It was like this when I was 30, pregnant with my oldest child and my very healthy mother was suddenly diagnosed pancreatic cancer. She passed away three months later. It was like this when I ... [read more]
  • The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field. When a man found it, he hid it again, and then in his joy went and sold all he had and bought that field. Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant looking for fine pearls. When he found one of great value, he went away and sold everything he had and bought it. Matthew 13:44-46 In sermon after sermon Jesus exposes to us the sec... [read more]
  • Then Caleb silenced the people before Moses and said, “We should go up and take possession of the land, for we can certainly do it.” Numbers 13:30 At this delicate time in the history of the Israelite escape from Egypt, 10 of 12 leaders sent in to explore began to doubt the possibility of really conquering the Promised Land. Joshua and Caleb saw the same fruit and the same giants as the other 1... [read more]