Sunday Preview: Who is Jesus?
by Matthew Allen on June 22nd, 2024
Who is the One in whom we’re staking our soul’s survival? Colossians 1:15-20 provides us with the answer, in fact, 15 answers of who Jesus is. In Him, we find the greatest person, the greatest power, the greatest wisdom, and the greatest love that exists.  Read More
Sunday Preview: Experiencing God's Power
by Matthew Allen on June 14th, 2024
Chapter 3 of Ephesians is a heartfelt prayer where Paul applies these truths, asking God to strengthen believers to fully grasp the dimensions of Christ's love and live out their calling.  Read More
Sunday Preview: Faith - The Heart of Life and Living
by Matthew Allen on June 7th, 2024
Salvation is not achieved through law-keeping but through God's promise. Romans 4:13 affirms, "For the promise to Abraham or to his descendants that he would inherit the world was not through the law, but through the righteousness that comes by faith."  Read More
Sunday Preview: The Greatness of God
by Matthew Allen on May 31st, 2024
Jesus is still in the business of delivering tortured souls today. Let’s not be part of a faithless and perverted generation. Instead, let’s cultivate a faith that believes in God’s promises, acts on them, and witnesses His greatness.  Read More
Sunday Preview: The Inheritance of the Righteous
by Matthew Allen on May 24th, 2024
On Sunday, we will examine a very serious passage from Matthew 25. It depicts judgment day. Jesus will judge, and eternal destinies will be determined. The righteous will go to eternal life, and the unrighteous will go to eternal punishment.  Read More
Sunday Preview: Seeing God
by Matthew Allen on May 17th, 2024
This desire to see and be with God is profound, yet our human condition makes it impossible. In Scripture, those who found themselves in God's presence were often terrified. However, there is an incredible promise from Jesus in Matthew 5:8: "Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God."  Read More
How Important is Hope?
by Matthew Allen on May 13th, 2024
It was Paul who said, For in this hope we were saved. Now hope that is seen is not hope. For who hopes for what he sees? Romans 8:24.  Read More
Sunday Preview: The Priceless Value of the Kingdom
by Matthew Allen on May 10th, 2024
Entering the kingdom of heaven involves a personal transaction, not involving money or deeds, but a surrender of all we have in exchange for all He offers. As Jesus said in Matthew 16:24, following Him consists in denying oneself, taking up one's cross, and truly following Him. This is an exchange of our very selves for Jesus as the ruler of our lives. Are we ready to surrender everything for Christ?  Read More
Sunday Preview: Redeemed by Blood
by Matthew Allen on April 27th, 2024
Our redemption is not merely a theological concept but a real action completed through Jesus's shed blood. As we ponder our former condition, as described in various parts of Ephesians, the magnitude of this redemption becomes even more striking.  Read More
Why God Recreated You
by Matthew Allen on April 23rd, 2024
Our transformation is both a gift and a responsibility that demands our wholehearted engagement to embody the virtues of the divine nature in every moment of our lives. As we continue to grow and mature in our faith, let us remember that we are called to be the visible expression of God’s love and righteousness in a world that desperately needs both.  Read More
Sunday Preview: Your Ultimate Destiny
by Matthew Allen on April 20th, 2024
Have you ever felt like your life stagnated, like you were stuck in a deep rut with no way out? Aimlessness is not only frustrating, but it goes against the fundamental nature of our existence. We are not meant to live devoid of purpose. Indeed, each of us has been created with a destiny in mind—a destiny designed by God, who fills our lives with meaning and direction.At the heart of understanding...  Read More
Sunday Preview: Why You Were Saved
by Matthew Allen on April 12th, 2024
The culmination of God’s plan is not for our glory but His. Salvation glorifies God's gracious nature, from selecting holy and blameless people to their adoption as sons and daughters. God wants to manifest the richness of His grace, inviting you into a story that ultimately leads to His praise.  Read More