Category Archives: spiritual growth

Do you love yourself the way God wants you to?

Matthew 22:39 (NKJV) 39 And the second is like it: ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’   What does it mean to love yourself  spiritually?  If we know how to love ourselves, does that mean we know how to love our neighbor?  Let’s explore the kind … Continue reading

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Are you on spiritually fertile ground?

Did you know that being on spiritually fertile ground will help you endure to the end?  Did you know that constant, daily attention to this will result in your ultimate salvation?   Luke 8:4-8 (NKJV) 4 And when a great multitude had … Continue reading

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What does it mean to endure to the end?

In a number of places in scripture, we are told that “he who endures to the end shall be saved.”  What does that mean?  What does enduring look like?   Matthew 24:12-14 (NKJV) 12 And because lawlessness will abound, the love of … Continue reading

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How Ready are you for Christ’s Return in Power and Glory?

Hi, spiritual family. Time is short. Events worldwide point to Jesus returning soon in power and glory. Are you ready? Are you being and doing what He wants you to do and be? Are you being transformed daily by His … Continue reading

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Pastor George’s encouraging word of the week 7/3/16

Romans 8:28(NIV) 28 And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.   Humanly we tend to see only what’s right in front of us, … Continue reading

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Are you a hip pocket friend?

Who do you consider your friends? Is it those numbers on facebook? Is it those you correspond with daily? Is it those who seek you out because you are who you are? All need to know that they matter to … Continue reading

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How to tell the difference between spiritual truth and spiritual error

Have you ever heard something from the pulpit that doesn’t fit with what you know is doctrinal or biblical?  Have you ever read a teaching online that has lots of words and scripture references and yet does not ring spiritually … Continue reading

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