SHIPWRECK Through many tribulations we must enter the kingdom of God. Acts 14:22             I must be clear, not only as I share the Gospel with others, but in my expectations of what following Jesus means.  To embrace Jesus is to embrace a life characterized by a cross.  Paul was clear in his encouragement to …

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WAITING When evening came, His disciples went down to the sea, got into the boat, and started across the sea to Capernaum.  It was now dark and Jesus had not yet come to them.  The sea became rough and a strong wind was blowing.  John 6:16-18 Who hasn’t been in the boat with disciples?  The …

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FEAR There is no fear of God before their eyes.  Romans 3:18 Our emotional lives are so twisted by sin.  The things we should feel – we don’t.  What we shouldn’t feel – we do.  And all feelings are rooted in beliefs.