Teaching, Helping and Encouraging Spiritual Growth

How To Be Joyful In The Hard Times

Have you ever asked yourself these questions, “What does God want me to do?” “What is God’s will for my life?” God has a specific plan for every believer that is totally unique to them. In this way God uses your uniqueness for His purposes. But, what about God’s plan for all believers? What does God want to see in all of His children?

There are three things that God desires of every believer.

1 Thessalonians 5:16 Be joyful always; pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances, for this is the will of God. Continue Reading →

Jesus Feeds The 5,000

Good morning! Here is my sermon from last Sunday about how Jesus cares for people. We learned how Jesus knows what your next life crisis is before it happens, and that He already has a solution in place. Isn’t that comforting?! God bless! Dick


This morning I want to share with you the story of one of the greatest miracles Jesus performed while here on earth. I am speaking of the time Jesus miraculously fed 5,000 men, plus all the women and children with nothing more than five small loaves of bread and two small fish. Continue Reading →

Be Thankful For God’s Blessings!

This week we celebrate Thanksgiving in America. Even though there are many things in your life that seem to pummel you regularly and you wish were not there, there are still many things we can be thankful for. There is an old hymn entitled “Count Your Blessings.” The words are, “Count you blessings, name them one by one, count your many blessings, see what God has done.”

The challenges and problems that we live with can be overwhelming. Continue Reading →