Fruit of the Spirit - self control

by Pastor Donna on October 8, 2017
Self control, as a fruit of the Spirit protects us like a wall protects a city. This final installment on the fruit of the Holy spirit exemplifies the relationship between law and grace, between freedom and bondage. As Christians we are not just set free from bondage of law, we are also set free from the bondage of sin. This is because of the indwelling power of the Holy Spirit. The world operates in a contrary way. It demands tit for tat. In order to get something, you must give


by Pastor Donna on May 7, 2017
The law came through Moses, grace and truth came through Jesus Christ. Learn how Jesus Christ fulfilled the Law. Read More ...

What does God see / you?

by Pastor Donna on October 21, 2015
What does God see when he looks at you? For his great love to you, he only sees Jesus. He does not see your sins and mistakes. Believe and be restored to his grace. This message is powerfully articulated with several practical examples as Pastor Tim continues the series, "Right Believing produces Freedom and Power." Read More ...

Giving under grace - 3

by Pastor Donna on October 11, 2015
Grace or Law, it's your choice. Pastor Donna clarifies the passages in Malachi often misused to promote and stimulate giving in the church. Slicing through the controversy with a sharp division between giving under grace and giving under the Law, we learn that if you fall from grace, you do not fall from God's love, but you fall from trusting God (and his work) back into trusting the Law (and your own work). We need to reconcile the tithe with giving under grace. Read More ...

See what God sees

by Pastor Donna on October 7, 2015
Pastor Tim tells us that one key to right believing is to learn how to see what God sees. In the process of replacing our wrong beliefs with right beliefs, we come to understand the love of God and grace of God and how his love and grace see through our problems to the solutions. Read More ...

Giving under grace 02

by Pastor Donna on October 4, 2015
Using the story of the Patriarch Abraham and the slaughter of the kings, Pastor Donna explains how his tithe to Melchizedek represents Abraham’s authentication of his trust in God under grace. The key issue is , “What motivates us to give?” The answer should be our love for God and thankfulness for what Christ has done. Read More ...

A sound mind

by Pastor Donna on September 30, 2015
Pastor Vickie expounds on the principles that lead to a sound mind. From the Greek definition, a sound mind is 'having self control and reasonable stable behavior.' Read More ...

Giving under grace 01

by Pastor Donna on September 27, 2015
Pastor Donna brings insight and continuity to our understanding of the gospel of grace with regard to tithing and giving. Beginning with the parable of the unjust steward, we learn that our finances are the least area in which to demonstrate our faith and love of God. Read More ...

For I am persuaded

by Pastor Donna on September 23, 2015
Continuing with the topic on God’s love for each of us, Pastor Tim reads from Romans 8:38-39. God’s love for each of us is unconditional. Even if we mess up and sin, God’s love does not suddenly become conditional. It does not depend on our behavior. Read More ...

Grace Grace

by Pastor Donna on April 19, 2015
7 Who art thou, O great mountain? before Zerubbabel thou shalt become a plain; and he shall bring forth the top stone with shoutings of Grace, grace, unto it. Enabling Grace gives you power to speak to your mountain and wait for your miracle. Zechariah 4:6-10 American Standard Version (ASV)6 Then he answered and spake unto me, saying, This is the word of Jehovah unto Zerubbabel, saying, Not by might, nor by power, but by my Spirit, saith Jehovah of hosts. 7 Who art thou, O great mountain? before Zerubbabel thou shalt become