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Posts from August 2015

Amateur Sports and the Local Church

I love sports. I love watching sports. I love playing sports. I love talking sports. Apparently, I’m not the only one. Our communities are littered with ball fields, gymnasiums, tracks, and sports equipment stores. Sports are ingrained in the American culture and make up a substantial part of the economy. It’s not just the collegiate and…

OUTREACH & MISSIONS MINISTRY AT GOOD SHEPHERD

But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be My witnesses both in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the uttermost part of the earth.” Acts 1:8 Our Jerusalem- Please pray about becoming involved with on-campus and local outreach ministries:  G.R.O.W Ministry (God Rewards Our Work, based…

Counter Culture

Poverty. Same-Sex Marriage. Racism. Sex Slavery. Immigration. Persecution. Abortion. Orphans. Pornography. Where do you stand on these social issues? Why do you believe what you believe in regards to these topics? Are you living according to that belief? These are the topics, and these are the questions, that we will tackle as a men’s ministry…

Defeating Satan’s Lies

“I prayed all the right things, why did you not answer any of my prayers?  I know your healing powers, so why could you not just heal me?”  These are all lies Satan would have me believe about that day. I went to bed that night in tears as I cried out to God, “Where…

God My Rock

To You, O LORD, I call; My rock, do not be deaf to me, For if You are silent to me,  I will become like those who go down to the pit.  Hear the voice of my supplications when I cry to You for help, When I lift up my hands toward Your holy sanctuary.  Psa 28:1-2 Large trees and rocks are symbols of stability…