God Of The Oppressed

Today, I want to explore the nature of God. In particular, I want to understand the character of the God who led our people from slavery to freedom, and the God who continues to provide hope, and inspiration, and power for us today. As we read the story of the Israelites while they were under…

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Becoming a Church of Power Through Prayer

Fifty-six years ago on February 1, 1965, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. led more than 250 activists to the Dallas County Courthouse to register to vote. Despite their peaceful protesting, their collective demonstration of democracy was abruptly halted, and they were arrested. Being arrested was nothing new; it often happened during the civil rights movement.…

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Stand Up Courageously

Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go. (Joshua 1:9)  Those of us who have been following the Lord for a long time most likely have a pretty extensive knowledge about God and Scripture.…

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