Help for Hurricane Harvey Survivors

Family, We are all aware of the devastating affects and loss due to  Hurricane Harvey, as well as the enormous amount of help being made available.  Though many of us have given and volunteered individually, we want to increase our efforts by giving and serving together. For those who may not have given or volunteered in some fashion, remember it’s …

How’s your prayer life?

So many people are interested the love life of celebrities, the social life of athletes’s wives, the night life of millennials, the social media life of peers, but not too many are interested in people’s prayer life.  Jesus said people ought to always pray and never give up, lose heart or faint (Luke 18:1). He then told the story of …

It’s alright; it’s ok; trouble won’t last always 

Wednesday’s word: “It’s alright; it’s ok; trouble don’t last always” by Rev. Maxwell via 2 Kings 5 Trouble has no respect of person.  We ask “why me”, “why this” and “why now” but trouble doesn’t know us. No matter how much we do to dodge trouble, we will still experience trouble.  Like Naaman, be willing to take the advice of …

Know Your Enemy, but Resist Him!

Check out the Sunday sermon series on Spiritual Warfare for messages pertaining to winning your spiritual battles. Paul wrote about Satan so we would not be ignorant of is schemes (2 Corinthians 2:11). Peter wrote about the Devil in his first letter (1 Peter 5:8-11): vs. 8: The devil exists vs. 8: The devil is the believer’s enemy vs. 8: …

A Prayer for Marriages

Dear God, I praise you today for who you are. I come to you on behalf of married couples. You instituted marriage and family. You made a precious connection when you created Eve from Adam’s rib. They would be mates and help meet one another’s needs, raise a family, and oversee your creation. I pray for a hedge of protection …

Turning Point Academy Summer Classes are in Session

It’s summer and our spiritual growth classes are in full effect! This semester’s classes include: Encouragement (ladies) The book used is Encouraging One Another by the Women of Faith series. Temptation (fellas) The book used is Standing Strong Against Temptation (using Integrity) by Kenny Luck. Christianity (students) The book used is Cold Case Christianity (for Elementary-MS students) by J. Warner Wallace and is free. …

Do you need to repent?

Grace and peace family, Betrayal has been defined as being disloyal, unfaithful, deceived or deceiving, even treacherous.  In Luke 22, Judas is an example of one who betrayed Jesus. Judas, however, isn’t the only one involved in betrayal. John 1:11 reveals the Jewish leaders and people were also involved. If we’re not careful, we too can find ourselves on the …