Teaching, Helping and Encouraging Spiritual Growth

Out Of Gas? Let God Fill Your Tank!

Life in this world today can be very difficult. Life can be demanding and very stressful. Who hasn’t been tired and worn out dealing with life’s realities? Who hasn’t been faced with troubles and problems that are relentless that gradually saps you of your strength? Who hasn’t been in that place where there seems to be no solution to your troubles and problems? Is this how your life is? Are you “out of gas” and feel powerless to help yourself? Continue Reading →

Don’t Give Up!

Have you ever heard the saying, “This, too, shall pass?” I know in my own life I have said this many times when things are going sideways. I try to put things in perspective and encourage myself to be patient by reminding myself of this. My hope is that things will turn around and get better soon. How about you? Have you ever done this same thing?

Actually, this is a mature way of handling the hard times because it recognizes that what you are experiencing is only temporary, and in many cases things run their course and things get better. 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 →

How To Handle Fear

We live in a world where life dishes out some pretty hard realities. Some of these realities are of not of our own doing, and some are. But it doesn’t matter. The fact is that fear does not care whose fault it is. Fear attacks regardless.

Fear is a very debilitating. It can paralyze you and make you feel powerless and bring on a feelings of hopelessness. It causes you to become apprehensive and timid.

Such things as danger, evil, and pain cause fear.  Continue Reading →