Notes on the Intersection of Ancient Greek Culture and LGBTQ+ Identities

The question of the day is, then: Is it possible that same-sex partnerships were not only tolerated but promoted in ancient Greece, making it a utopia for the LGBTQ+ community? Were same-sex couples celebrated as the pinnacle of love, superior to those between heterosexuals? We can all agree that attraction to and relationships with those […]

Echoes of Valor

Courage, Unity, Hope Each year, we gather to remember the brave lives lost in the struggle for the freedom of our country. Memorial Day, a special day etched on our calendars, is more than a moment of silence—it’s a celebration of indomitable spirit, God-given resilience, and the audacity of hope. Have you ever considered the […]

Embracing the Ultimate Sacrifice

As I stood in the old, dimly lit church, I couldn’t help but be captivated by the intricate stained glass window before me. It depicted the crucifixion of Jesus, and it felt as if the image was whispering a profound truth, urging me to delve deeper into the meaning of Christ’s death. This journey led […]

A Pathway to Renewal and Transformation

Embracing Faith-Righteousness As the sun rises each morning, it brings with it the promise of a new day and the possibility of new beginnings. Similarly, the concept of Faith-Righteousness ushers in a spiritual renewal and transformation in our lives, allowing us to see the character and nature of God more clearly than any other Biblical […]

The Unfathomable Love at the Heart of the Resurrection

“23 Jesus saith unto her, Thy brother shall rise again. 24 Martha saith unto him, I know that he shall rise again in the resurrection at the last day. 25 Jesus said unto her, I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believeth in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live: 26 […]

The Transformative Power of Metanoia

A Journey to Spiritual Renewal Metanoia is a compound of the Greek words (meta) for “after” or “beyond,” and (nous) for “mind” or “understanding.” Repentance is a life-altering idea that can lead to a closer connection with Jesus Christ, the slain Lamb of God. As Christians who have been reborn and filled with the Holy […]

Authority, Discipleship, and the Global Mandate

In today’s world, many people are searching for meaning and purpose in their lives. As Christians, we have a unique opportunity to discover our divine purpose by embracing Jesus’ teachings and the mission he has given us. Today, let’s explore the essential aspects of our purpose as followers of Christ, as outlined in the Sermon […]

Living in Your Gifts

Have you ever wondered what your purpose in life is? Many people spend years trying to figure out their calling. The good news is that God has given each of us unique gifts and talents that we can use to serve others and bring glory to Him. In 1 Peter 4:10–11, the Apostle Peter reminds us that we are all stewards of God’s grace, and that we should use our gifts to serve others.

More Than Conquerors

As we go through life, we all face challenges and obstacles that can sometimes make us feel like we are fighting a losing battle. But as Christians, we have access to a power that is greater than any challenge or obstacle we may face. That power is the love of God, and Romans 8:37–39 reminds us that we are more than conquerors through Him who loved us.

Discovering Your Purpose

Have you ever had the feeling that something was missing from your life? Like you need to fill a hole but are unsure how to do it? Maybe you’ve been searching for significance and purpose, wondering why you were put on this earth. It’s a common feeling, and one that we all experience at some point in our lives.