Here is an excerpt from Rick Warren’s blog. How I think determines HOW I ACT. “For as he thinks within himself, so he is.” (Prov. 23:7, NAS) Beliefs determine behavior. Thoughts result in actions.
Some of you know that I volunteered to be Timothy’s AYSO soccer coach. I had the best of intentions. Spend time with Timothy since I had been coming home after 7:30pm every day for the past few years. Get to know other parents in the community. I know nothing about soccer so we had a […]
You may be asking yourself, how do I know if I am worshiping God or worshiping some other idol? The answer to that is rather simple. If idols affect our thinking and our actions, then those are the areas we need to examine.
First, futile thinking, or darkened hearts, or depraved mind — these are all ways of saying the same thing — wrong thinking. In other words, believing a lie.
If it’s so obvious that we ought to be worshiping God, then why do so few people realize that this is the most essential thing? It’s because we have been lied to. From the moment we are born, we are taught that this physical world is all there is. And we feel we need to […]
Today, I want to continue our study through the book of Romans and speak on the topic of worship. In my last sermon, I talked about the importance of fixing our eyes on Jesus. He is the only essential thing that ultimately matters and all other non-essentials from our past, present and future need to […]