Jesus is Alive! Now What?

The resurrection of the Lord Jesus Christ was a world-changing event that transformed everything man thought he understood about death, salvation and eternity. After Jesus rose from the grave, people realized that the prophecies of the Old Testament prophets had come...

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New Life In Christ

  “For the love of Christ controls us, having concluded this, that one died for all, therefore all died; and He died for all, so that they who live might no longer live for themselves, but for Him who died and rose again on their behalf. Therefore from now on we...

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The Love of God

Oh, love of God, how rich and pure. How measureless and strong. It shall forevermore endure — the saints’ and angels’ song. That song, written by Frederick M. Lehman in 1917, sums up the impact that God’s love has on the believer. We can never...

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Tell…Grow…Send

When I say the words “unsaved friends and loved ones,” I imagine the images of certain people form in your head.  We all have people that we love whom we pray for because they do not know the Lord Jesus as their personal Savior.  And we constantly ask God to fill us...

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Call of Duty

"Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all things that I have commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the age" (Matthew...

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Seven Core Values of Church Planting

The Liberty Church Network (LCN) is the arm of our ministry that oversees our church planting and pastoral training efforts. We have assembled a wonderful group of pastors and leaders who have a mindset for winning their towns for Christ. I serve as...

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What Do You Fear?

Our friends at Potential Church in Wellford, S.C., recently conducted a sermon series that asked the question, “What do you fear?” Pastor Lance Martin says we all need to overcome some type of fear and by doing so we can recapture the joy of serving God....

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The True Spirit of Christmas

I love to be with my family at Christmas and to recall warm Christmases I spent with my late father and mother and others who are now in heaven. I also love to find ways to help those in need, particularly at Christmas when gift-giving has such importance....

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A Theme of Christmas: God Will Provide

As I previously noted, the Christmas story did not begin in the manger. It began in the Garden of Eden, when sin entered the picture. Adam and Eve, realizing their sin, saw they needed a covering for their nakedness. Furthermore, so arrived the need for Jesus to come...

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What’s the Point of Christmas?

If you ask the question in the above headline to people in our nation, you’ll get a lot of varying answers. People will talk about gift-giving, visiting family, big meals, listening to great music, feelings of good cheer, blockbuster movies, and maybe a few Bah...

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The Ministry of Angels and the Birth of Jesus

My friend Dr. Elmer Towns says, “A miracle is the interruption of the laws of nature for a divine purpose.” The virgin birth of Jesus is one of the foundations of Christianity and a miracle that continues to astound us today. There are several notable...

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Guarding Against Deception

Jude is a small book in the back of our Bibles and some might think, because of its slight dimension, that it doesn’t have much to say. However, Jude is a true powerhouse of a book, one that gives wise warning to Christians to stay away from false...

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