She Sold Her Possessions and Moved; that’s Faith!

We use the word faith is two very different ways. First, there is “the Faith,” meaning accepting the doctrines and beliefs of the church. There are a few places in the Bible where faith is used in this way, but not many. Second, there is “faith that trusts,” meaning faith that results in action, putting your trust in God. This is the meaning of faith in most of the Bible.

Let me give you a human example of faith as a verb: May 2012, my wife and I celebrated our 10th anniversary.* It was more than a decade ago, I asked Shirley to marry me. I shared my heart with her, “you are the one I love, and I want us to build a life together.”

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Stay Focused

  It is hard to focus when surrounded with distractions.  Imagine the driver who is balancing a morning coffee, holding his cell phone, dictating a…

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Remember Your First Love*

It is not easy to admit, but in the stress of life, we get distracted, spiritually distracted from the “first love,” our love for Jesus Christ. Let me outline four times and ways we are distracted and need to remember our first love:

#1 QUESTION: When do I need Spiritual Restoration?
ANSWER: When your heart is dead, and you are going through the motions.

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Pathways With Jesus

Jesus declared, “I am the way… no one comes to the Father except through me” (John 14:6). There is but One Way, yet, within that way is a path that connects especially with the way God created you.

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Life in Christ; Believe and Follow Jesus

  It is encouraging to hear a clear, concise call to the Christian life.  This one is almost 600 years old, yet still fresh and…

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Off the Deep End

We have been warned, “Don’t jump off the deep end.”  However, perhaps it is in the deep end we find God waiting for us. Frank…

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Jesus is the Answer; but What are the Questions? John 16:1-15

  When is compromise dangerous rejection of God’s way and when is compromise wise flexibility?  How can we find answers in the Scripture for each…

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Worn Out? Jesus is Calling – Matthew 11

“Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.” Join Dr Parrott as he takes his popular Sunday…

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God and the Tornado’s; If God is so Great, Can God be Good?

    “God is great, God is good, let us thank Him for our food.”  This simple children’s prayer offers us a confusing question, a…

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The Rest of the Story – From Easter to the Second Coming of Christ

  From Easter to the Second Coming of Christ; this is the rest of the story.  In one sweeping AUDIO lesson, Dr. Parrott explains the…

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